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?
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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.