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I have noticed a bird swallow a bee alive, and have also seen one stung, but no ill effects resulted.
WILD DUCKSW. COAPE OATES
He took it up, carrying it gingerly, as if it stung, and dropped it on the fire.
THE CREATORSMAY SINCLAIR
Buffeted by pounding seas and stung with flying spray, they fought a typhoon with me off the coast of Japan.
THE ROADJACK LONDON
"We are no cowards, Baron Heckscher," I replied warmly, as if stung by his taunt.
A DASH .. .. .. FOR A THRONEARTHUR W. MARCHMONT
It was with an effort that he could bring out the words; they stung him as they passed his lips.
He dropped his musket as if it had stung him, and then, doubling up as if he were a hare, set off from the face of the square.
A sharp wind struck the faces of the two fugitives, and it had an edge of fine sand that stung.
THE TEXAN STARJOSEPH A. ALTSHELER
He was a viper warmed in the bosom of the Court, and stung it to the full extent of his opportunity and powers.
LORD CHATHAMARCHIBALD PHILLIP PRIMROSE ROSEBERY
There was a cool, menacing insolence in the manner of the fellow which stung the pride of the young baronet to the quick.
THE COCK AND ANCHORJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
At first it had stung the sensitive boy to that kind of protest which involves blows and bloody noses.
JUGGERNAUTGEORGE CARY EGGLESTON

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