What is the one-word solution to the following riddle?
Backward in your leg, forward in red ink.
Stung, piece and digit. What is the link?
The answer is
Backward in your leg
The word appears in reverse in TIBIA, which is a bone in your leg.
Forward in red ink
In accounting, red ink indicates a DEBIT.
If you are stung by an insect, you might also say you are BITTEN.
A small piece of something is a BIT.
In binary, a digit (1 or 0) is called a BIT.
TITLE: A Boring Riddle
For boring, or drilling, you use a BIT on the end of the drill.