Part of speech: verb

To pierce with a pointed weapon.

Part of speech: noun

A thrust made with a pointed weapon; a wound made by stabbing.

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Usage examples "stab":

  1. I would not stab her aching heart for twenty times the value of the jewels." - "At the Mercy of Tiberius", August Evans Wilson.
  2. Dominey felt for a moment something like the stab of a knife at his heart. - "The Great Impersonation", E. Phillips Oppenheim.
  3. It meant the endurance of a sharp stab of vital pain. - "The Portion of Labor", Mary E. Wilkins Freeman.