Translation of "stab" - English-Russian dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /stæb/

the act of pushing a knife into someone

удар ножом
He had a deep stab wound in his neck.
a stab of guilt/jealousy/regret, etc

a sudden, unpleasant emotion

приступ вины/ревности/сожаления и т. д.
She felt a stab of guilt.
have a stab at sth/doing sth informal

to try to do something, or to try an activity that you have not done before

предпринимать попытку сделать что-либо
She had a stab at solving the problem.

(Translation of “stab noun” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)