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stabbingnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈstæb.ɪŋ/

stabbingadjective

uk   us   /ˈstæb.ɪŋ/
stabbing pain a ​suddenpain: She was ​awoken by a sharp stabbing ​pain in her ​chest.
(Definition of stabbing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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stabbingnoun [C]

 us   /ˈstæb·ɪŋ/
the ​act of stabbing someone: Police said they did not ​know what ​led to the stabbing.
(Definition of stabbing from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stabbing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 持刀伤人…
in Turkish bıçaklama…
in Russian убийство или ранение ножом…
in Chinese (Traditional) 持刀傷人…
in Polish napaść z nożem (w ręku)…
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