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stabbing

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈstæb.ɪŋ/
an occasion when someone stabs someone: There have been several stabbings in our neighbourhood recently.

stabbing

adjective uk   us   /ˈstæb.ɪŋ/
stabbing pain a sudden pain: She was awoken by a sharp stabbing pain in her chest.
Translations of “stabbing”
in Chinese (Traditional) 持刀傷人…
in Russian убийство или ранение ножом…
in Turkish bıçaklama…
in Chinese (Simplified) 持刀伤人…
in Polish napaść z nożem (w ręku)…
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