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Synonyms for stabstæb

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pang, stab, twinge(noun)

    a sudden sharp feeling

    twinge, pang, shot, stab, sting, thrust, knife thrust

  2. stab, thrust, knife thrust(noun)

    a strong blow with a knife or other sharp pointed instrument

    thrust, jabbing, shot, push, stab, knife thrust, poking, drive, pang, driving force, poke, thrusting, twinge, jab

  3. shot, stab(verb)

    informal words for any attempt or effort

    stab, injection, scene, guess, dig, stroke, barb, pellet, gibe, guesswork, slam, crack, thrust, twinge, knife thrust, shooter, shooting, dead reckoning, guessing, blastoff, snap, pang, snapshot, shaft, shot, jibe

  4. knife, stab(verb)

    use a knife on

    prod, dig, knife, stab, poke, jab

  5. stab, jab(verb)

    stab or pierce

    prod, dig, knife, jab, poke, stab

  6. jab, prod, stab, poke, dig(verb)

    poke or thrust abruptly

    compass, nose, incite, toil, pry, grind, dig, drudge, moil, dig up, jab, poke, horn in, delve, nudge, grasp, prod, egg on, thump, cut into, knife, travail, labour, get the picture, hollow, stab, apprehend, pound, comprehend, turn over, excavate, savvy, labor, grok, intrude, poke at, dig out

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stab(n.)

    thrust, stick

  2. stab(v. a.)

    pierce, transfix, gore, spear

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stabbing, knife

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