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Translation of "stab" - English-German dictionary

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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