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stab

verb /stab/ ( past tense, past participle stabbed)
to wound or pierce with a pointed instrument or weapon
stechen
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
stechend
He complained of a stabbing pain just before he collapsed.
stab (someone) in the back to act treacherously towards (someone)
jemandem in den Rücken fallen
He was stabbed in the back by one of his colleagues.
(Definition of stab from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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