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French translation of “stab”

stab

verb /stab/ (past tense, past participle stabbed)
to wound or pierce with a pointed instrument or weapon
poignarder
He stabbed him (through the heart / in the chest ) with a dagger .
stabbing adjective (of pain etc) very acute as though caused by a stab
lancinant
He complained of a stabbing pain just before he collapsed .
stab (someone) in the back to act treacherously towards (someone)
poignarder qqn dans le dos
He was stabbed in the back by one of his colleagues .
(Definition of stab from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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