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Japanese translation of “stab”

stab

verb
 
/stæb/ (present participle stabbing, past tense and past participle stabbed)
to push a knife into someone
(ナイフで)~を刺す, 突き刺す
He was stabbed several times in the chest.
stab someone in the back to do something harmful to someone who trusted you
裏切る, だまし打ちする
He had been lied to and stabbed in the back by people that he thought were his friends.
(Definition of stab verb from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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