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Definitions of stab:
  • noun:   a thrusting blow with a knife or other sharp pointed instrument
    Example: "One strong stab to the heart killed him"
  • noun:   informal words for any attempt or effort
    Example: "He took a stab at forecasting"
  • noun:   a sudden sharp feeling
    Example: "She felt a stab of excitement"
  • verb:   stab or pierce
  • verb:   use a knife on
  • verb:   poke or thrust abruptly

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See stab used in context: 29 poetry verses, 13 Shakespeare works, 7 definitions

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