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Synonyms for stab

Synonyms for stab

to cause to penetrate with force

a small mark or hole made by a sharp, pointed object

a sensation of physical discomfort occurring as the result of disease or injury

a trying to do or make something

a brief trial

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a sudden sharp feeling

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a strong blow with a knife or other sharp pointed instrument

informal words for any attempt or effort

use a knife on

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stab or pierce

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poke or thrust abruptly

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We employ a company which provides out of hours and weekend security for us and they may require their staff to wear stab vests, but it's not our decision.
In one study, for example, 45 percent of edged-weapon attacks resulted in death from a single stab or slash.
There were 46 stab wounds on her back and further stab wounds to the left loin, one of which was slashed.
Police in the eastern Australian city of Brisbane were called on Wednesday to an apartment complex where they found the two injured and a five-year-old boy, a two-year-old girl, and a four-month-old girl dead from stab wounds.
Sabatalo was stabbed "numerous times," with one stab wound going through his chest and into his heart, Millbury Police Chief Richard L.
Yesterday he was in a "serious but stable" condition in hospital with multiple stab wounds.
On New Year's Day Myrddin Williams, 53, received several stab wounds in an incident on the Craig y Don estate in Amlwch.
Just after midnight, police were called to the Wardley area of Gateshead where they found a young man with multiple stab wounds.
You stabbed him in the buttock but the stab wound severed an artery or major blood vessel and, as a result, he died.
The worker alleged the accused threatened to stab him too if he got closer.
MARCH 11 - Stephen Hamilton, 42 - died from a stab wound to his heart at his home in Southwick, Sunderland.
5 Labour activist's son Shahnawaz Ali, who suffered from muscular dystrophy, suffered fatal stab wounds as he arrived at his Sparkbrook home from a birthday party in January.
Arfon Williams, of Bodedern, Anglesey, was found with stab wounds at around 2 am yesterday in the village's Church Street.
He was taken to the hospital by family members and died an hour later of a stab wound to his heart.