Word "STAB" Definitions:


Part of Speech:
Verb
Definition:
stab or pierce
Synonyms:
jab

Part of Speech:
Noun
Definition:
a sudden sharp feeling
Synonyms:
pang, twinge
Examples:
she felt a stab of excitement

Part of Speech:
Verb
Definition:
use a knife on
Synonyms:
knife

Crossword Clues for STAB

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Clue Source Date
Wild guess Newsday 19 Jun 2022
Rough guess Thomas Joseph 07 Jun 2022
Sudden feeling, as of remorse New York Times 22 May 2022
Uneducated guess The Washington Post 20 May 2022
Uneducated guess LA Times Daily 20 May 2022
Wild guess LA Times Daily 18 May 2022
Wild guess The Washington Post 18 May 2022
Try Canadiana 16 May 2022
Shot in the dark The Washington Post Sunday 08 May 2022
Wild guess Universal 04 May 2022
Pierce with a dagger The Times Concise 29 Apr 2022
Casual attempt Universal 27 Apr 2022
Wild guess Eugene Sheffer 27 Apr 2022
Stick with a toothpick Family Time 11 Apr 2022
Sailor on street to attack with knife The Times Cryptic 31 Mar 2022
Take a ___ at (try) USA Today 27 Mar 2022
Guess The Washington Post 23 Mar 2022
Guess LA Times Daily 23 Mar 2022
Sudden sharp pain New York Times 13 Mar 2022
Wild guess USA Today 13 Mar 2022
Wild guess Newsday 02 Mar 2022
Casual try Universal 02 Mar 2022
Wild guess Thomas Joseph 07 Feb 2022
Go — attack! The Guardian Quick 24 Jan 2022
Cut willows back The Telegraph Toughie 09 Dec 2021
Wild guess New York Times 06 Dec 2021
Wild guess Wall Street Journal 22 Nov 2021
Wild guess USA Today 17 Oct 2021
Dagger attack Wall Street Journal 05 Oct 2021
Take a ___ at it (try) Family Time 03 Oct 2021
Wild guess New York Times 29 Sep 2021
Informal attempt Universal 12 Sep 2021
Pierce with a knife Irish Times Simplex 01 Sep 2021
Wild guess Newsday 25 Aug 2021
Try crazy flips The Telegraph Toughie 24 Aug 2021
Stick a toothpick in Family Time 23 Aug 2021
Wild guess Newsday 18 Aug 2021
Wild guess New York Times 17 Aug 2021
Wild guess New York Times 10 Aug 2021
'I'll take a ___ at it' USA Today 09 Aug 2021
Wild guess Newsday 25 Jul 2021
Wild guess New York Times 21 Jul 2021
Pierce; attempt The Telegraph Quick 19 Jul 2021
Attempt USA Today 18 Jul 2021
Try The Washington Post 16 Jul 2021
Try LA Times Daily 16 Jul 2021
Random guess New York Times 01 Jul 2021
Go, having emptied salt -- salt! The Telegraph Cryptic 19 Jun 2021
Wild guess Eugene Sheffer 12 May 2021
Impale; try The Telegraph Quick 21 Apr 2021
Wild guess New York Times 19 Apr 2021
Had a go at raising flying mammals Irish Times Crosaire 03 Apr 2021
Wild guess Newsday 30 Mar 2021
Shot in the dark Newsday 25 Mar 2021
Crack, so to speak New York Times 06 Mar 2021
Pierce with a toothpick Universal 20 Feb 2021
'I'll take a ___ at it' USA Today 18 Feb 2021
Rough guess Thomas Joseph 09 Feb 2021
Casual attempt Universal 06 Feb 2021
Attempt New York Times 27 Jan 2021
Impale vampires returning? The Sun Two Speed 09 Jan 2021
Pierce The Sun Two Speed 09 Jan 2021
Injure with a pencil point Family Time 14 Dec 2020
Poke with a pitchfork Universal 13 Dec 2020
Aimless attempt Jonesin 08 Dec 2020
Stick a fork in The Washington Post 30 Nov 2020
Stick a fork in LA Times Daily 30 Nov 2020
Try, informally New York Times 24 Nov 2020
Dueler's type of wound Family Time 22 Nov 2020
Whack The Washington Post 20 Nov 2020
Whack LA Times Daily 20 Nov 2020
Go doolally when retired The Telegraph Cryptic 16 Nov 2020
Informal guess The Washington Post Sunday 15 Nov 2020
Pierce with a pointed stick Family Time 01 Nov 2020
Wild guess The Washington Post 18 Oct 2020
Wild guess LA Times Daily 18 Oct 2020
Wild guess Wall Street Journal 30 Sep 2020
Grab with a toothpick The Washington Post 28 Sep 2020
Grab with a toothpick LA Times Daily 28 Sep 2020
Shot in the dark New York Times 25 Sep 2020
Spear with a fork Universal 15 Aug 2020
Flipping bonkers essay! The Telegraph Toughie 13 Aug 2020
Take a ___ at (try) Universal 10 Aug 2020
Attempt The Telegraph Quick 01 Aug 2020
Informal attempt Wall Street Journal 16 Jul 2020
Attempt, metaphorically Universal 06 Jul 2020
Pierce with a knife The Times Concise 30 Jun 2020
Crack in captain's table The Telegraph Cryptic 17 Jun 2020
Brutal act of Brutus The Washington Post 14 Jun 2020
Brutal act of Brutus LA Times Daily 14 Jun 2020
Attempt USA Today 05 Jun 2020
Jab with a knife New York Times 25 May 2020
Attack pointedly Wall Street Journal 16 May 2020
Perforate, in a way New York Times 14 May 2020
Shot LA Times Daily 09 May 2020
Shot The Washington Post 09 May 2020
Rough guess Newsday 03 May 2020
Stick with a point Family Time 03 May 2020
Try The Washington Post 19 Apr 2020
Try LA Times Daily 19 Apr 2020
Sharp pain New York Times 12 Apr 2020
Wild guess Thomas Joseph 07 Apr 2020
Wild guess Universal 31 Mar 2020
*Motionless sculptures Universal 21 Mar 2020
Try small amount of LSD The Telegraph Toughie 19 Feb 2020
Vampires on the rise? Impale! The Sun Two Speed 15 Dec 2019
Stick with a toothpick Family Time 18 Nov 2019
Shot in the dark USA Today 26 Oct 2019
Knife thrust The Washington Post Sunday 29 Sep 2019
Haphazard attempt Newsday 12 Sep 2019
Run through Wall Street Journal 12 Sep 2019
Attack like Brutus USA Today 08 Aug 2019
Stick a toothpick through Universal 04 Aug 2019
Go mad when rejected The Telegraph Cryptic 20 Jul 2019
Dagger wound The Times Concise 15 Jul 2019
Total guess Universal 05 Jul 2019
Attempt, informally New York Times 27 Jun 2019
Crack New York Times 26 May 2019
Wild attempt The Washington Post 19 May 2019
Wild attempt LA Times Daily 19 May 2019
Metaphorical attempt Universal 18 May 2019
Poke with a pike USA Today 13 May 2019
Uninformed guess Newsday 02 May 2019
Impale good man — a bishop The Sun Two Speed 27 Apr 2019
Poke, as a pea Universal 06 Apr 2019
Poke holes in USA Today 13 Mar 2019
Sudden pain Wall Street Journal 06 Mar 2019
Go crazy getting upset The Telegraph Cryptic 28 Feb 2019
Rough guess The Washington Post Sunday 03 Feb 2019
Wild guess Premier Sunday 03 Feb 2019
Grab with a toothpick USA Today 29 Jan 2019
Unconfident try Newsday 17 Jan 2019
Thrust ( As with a knife ) Canadiana 07 Jan 2019
Rough guess Wall Street Journal 02 Jan 2019
Poke with a pike
Attempt
Wild attempt
Shot in the dark
Poke holes in
Crack
Attempt, informally
Stick a toothpick through
Poke, as a pea
Sudden pain
Rough guess
Guesstimate
Metaphorical attempt
Total guess
Attack like Brutus
Run through
Grab with a toothpick
Wild guess
Attack creatures of the night from below The Telegraph Cryptic 01 Jan 2019
Whack
Wild guess
Attempt to run through The Sun Two Speed 23 Dec 2018
Make a pin prick Universal 22 Dec 2018
Wild guess USA Today 15 Dec 2018
Bayonet through Universal 04 Dec 2018
Employ a dagger The Washington Post Sunday 02 Dec 2018
Attempt Wall Street Journal 17 Nov 2018
Desperation guess Family Time 05 Nov 2018
Attempt Universal 30 Oct 2018
Wild shot Family Time 28 Oct 2018
Sudden sharp pain Wall Street Journal 17 Oct 2018
Figurative attempt The Washington Post Sunday 14 Oct 2018
Attempt, slangily Universal 07 Oct 2018
Go mad when retired The Sun Two Speed 06 Oct 2018
Pierce with dagger The Sun Two Speed 06 Oct 2018
Wild guesses Newsday 01 Oct 2018
Shot in the dark LA Times Daily 29 Sep 2018
Shot in the dark The Washington Post 29 Sep 2018
Attempt; knife The Telegraph Quick 12 Sep 2018
Attempt The Sun Two Speed 01 Sep 2018
Uneducated guess LA Times Daily 28 Aug 2018
Uneducated guess The Washington Post 28 Aug 2018
Stick a toothpick in Family Time 27 Aug 2018
Use a fork on Newsday 18 Aug 2018
Try attack The Telegraph Cryptic 30 Jul 2018
Emulate a good dueler Universal 24 Jul 2018
Try New York Times 24 Jul 2018
Thrust with a pointed weapon The Telegraph General Knowledge 15 Jul 2018
Go to wound as Casca The Telegraph Toughie 12 Jul 2018
Speculative attempt Newsday 08 Jun 2018
Random guess New York Times 04 Jun 2018
Knife The New Yorker 21 May 2018
Rough guess Premier Sunday 20 May 2018
Impale New York Times 02 May 2018
Stick a toothpick in, as a snack LA Times Daily 30 Apr 2018
Stick a toothpick in, as a snack The Washington Post 30 Apr 2018
Attempt LA Times Daily 12 Apr 2018
Go mad in retirement The Telegraph Cryptic 12 Apr 2018
Attempt The Washington Post 12 Apr 2018
Out-there guess Universal 29 Mar 2018
Attack as Hamlet did Polonius New York Times 06 Mar 2018
Informal attempt Newsday 22 Feb 2018
Work a bayonet Universal 09 Feb 2018
Attempt, slangily
Bayonet through
Emulate a good dueler
Make a pin prick
Impale
Random guess
Out-there guess
Work a bayonet
Sudden sharp pain
Attempt
Attempt
Attack as Hamlet did Polonius
Shot in the dark
Wild guess
Uneducated guess
Stick a toothpick in, as a snack
Shot in the dark
Pierce The Telegraph Quick 27 Dec 2017
Halfhearted guess Universal 18 Dec 2017
Go crazy in retirement The Telegraph Cryptic 05 Dec 2017
Go crazy, having flipped The Telegraph Toughie 05 Dec 2017
Wound on a dueler New York Times 21 Nov 2017
Twinge; guess The Telegraph Quick 25 Oct 2017
Rough guess The Chronicle of Higher Education 13 Oct 2017
Crazy guess Universal 04 Oct 2017
Shot in the dark Wall Street Journal 23 Sep 2017
Stick with a bayonet USA Today 16 Sep 2017
__ in the back: betray LA Times Daily 08 Aug 2017
__ in the back: betray The Washington Post 08 Aug 2017
Use a bayonet Family Time 23 Jul 2017
Attack from Casca or Brutus USA Today 06 Jul 2017
Total guess Wall Street Journal 27 Jun 2017
Get to the end of Julius Caesar, in a way? Jonesin 27 Jun 2017
Run through New York Times 20 May 2017
Go crazy when rejected The Telegraph Cryptic 20 May 2017
Thrust a bayonet Universal 25 Mar 2017
Precious tableware includes knife The Times Cryptic 20 Mar 2017
Go mad when turned back The Telegraph Cryptic 19 Feb 2017
Use a shiv The Washington Post 15 Feb 2017
Grab with a cocktail fork USA Today 10 Feb 2017
Attack with a sword New York Times 02 Feb 2017
Blind guess Family Time 22 Jan 2017
Use a stiletto on The Washington Post 22 Jan 2017
Stick with a blade Universal 19 Jan 2017
Crazy guess
Stick with a bayonet
Grab with a cocktail fork
Attack from Casca or Brutus
Wild guess
Halfhearted guess
Try
Rough guess
__ in the back: betray
Wound on a dueler
Run through
Attack with a sword
Use the working end of a bayonet Universal 14 Dec 2016
Impale; attempt The Telegraph Quick 07 Dec 2016
Rough guess LA Times Daily 30 Nov 2016
Sharp pain Wall Street Journal 17 Nov 2016
Attempt, in slang Universal 11 Sep 2016
Use a bayonet Universal 02 Sep 2016
Random attempt Newsday 01 Sep 2016
Blind guess Premier Sunday 10 Jul 2016
Pierce with a harpoon Universal 10 Jul 2016
Shot-in-the-dark guess Universal 30 May 2016
Rough guess USA Today 18 May 2016
Knife The Guardian Quick 06 May 2016
Wild guess The Chronicle of Higher Education 06 May 2016
Try to create perforation The Telegraph Cryptic 03 May 2016
Impale Canadiana 02 May 2016
Attack a la Brutus Family Time 02 May 2016
Attempt The Guardian Speedy 01 May 2016
Get one's point across? The Washington Post 17 Apr 2016
Transfix New York Times 03 Mar 2016
Knife Canadiana 22 Feb 2016
Puncture The Washington Post 22 Feb 2016
Sudden sharp feeling The Guardian Quick 13 Feb 2016
Impale USA Today 10 Feb 2016
Harpoon, essentially Family Time 08 Feb 2016
Guess The Washington Post 20 Jan 2016
Rough guess
Rough guess
Attempt, in slang
Pierce with a harpoon
Shot-in-the-dark guess
Use the working end of a bayonet
Jab with a knife
Impale
Wild guess
Stick salad starter on bill The Telegraph Cryptic 21 Nov 2015
Harpoon, e.g Universal 23 Oct 2015
Knife thrust Universal 20 Oct 2015
Figurative try Wall Street Journal 07 Oct 2015
Utilize a bayonet Family Time 21 Sep 2015
Attack a la Norman Bates USA Today 26 Aug 2015
Use a dagger USA Today 11 Aug 2015
Whack New York Times 31 Jul 2015
Guess what Boycott used to make a comeback The Telegraph Cryptic 29 Jul 2015
Attempt, slangily USA Today 20 Jul 2015
Conjecture, so to speak Newsday 16 Jul 2015
Impale Eugene Sheffer 09 Jul 2015
Sudden pain that has mammals rolling over The Times Cryptic 07 Jul 2015
Bayonet verbally? Universal 02 Jul 2015
One may be taken in desperation LA Times Daily 28 Jun 2015
Jab with a knife Universal 26 Jun 2015
Near-random guess Universal 25 Jun 2015
Stick a fork into Family Time 21 Jun 2015
Use a bayonet USA Today 12 Jun 2015
Attain peas? Jonesin 02 Jun 2015
Semi-educated guess Jonesin 26 May 2015
Attempt, informally USA Today 25 May 2015
Bayonet thrust Universal 24 May 2015
Wild attempt Universal 09 May 2015
Piercing wound USA Today 08 May 2015
Emulate a picador Universal 06 Apr 2015
Attack with a knife New York Times 06 Apr 2015
Knife thrust USA Today 05 Apr 2015
Attempt, in slang USA Today 22 Mar 2015
Skewer New York Times 05 Mar 2015
Spear Premier Sunday 08 Feb 2015
Guess LA Times Daily 01 Feb 2015
Wound with knife The Telegraph Quick 31 Jan 2015
Has a go at introducing St Thomas ? Becket Irish Times Crosaire 15 Jan 2015
Pierce with a knife Universal 03 Jan 2015
Attempt, informally
Blind guess
Attempt
Figurative try
Use a dagger
Use a bayonet
Piercing wound
Knife thrust
Attempt, slangily
Attempt, in slang
Attack a la Norman Bates
Attack with a knife
Skewer
Whack
Put a straw into, as a Capri Sun bag
Spear
Wild guess
Shot in the dark
Rough guess
Conjecture, so to speak
Wild attempt
Pierce with a knife
Near-random guess
Knife thrust
Jab with a knife
Harpoon, e.g.
Emulate a picador
Bayonet verbally?
Bayonet thrust
Blind effort
Crack
Grab with a toothpick
Rough guess
Wild guess
Puncture
Guess
One may be taken in desperation
Brief try
Uninformed guess
Knife wound
Iffy attempt
Poke holes in
Blind guess
Stick with a knife
Stick with a toothpick
Swordsman's injury
Push a prong through
Stick with a shiv, say
Force a fork into
Attempt
Skewer
Baffled "Jeopardy!" contestant's effort
Bayonet thrust
Sharp thrust
Sharp pain
Assault with a knife
Wound with a knife
Kind of thrust
Brief try
Run through
Attempt
Rough guess
Stick a knife into
Quick thrust, in fencing
Desperate guess
Stick
Thrust tines into
Slangy attempt
Run through
Effort
Drive the point home
Wild, desperate guess
Attack with a dagger
Attempt
Pierce
Pang, as of conscience
Total guess
Knife
Awkward try
Attack with a shiv
Harpoon, e.g.
Shot in the dark
You might take one before giving up
Put a fork in
Wild guess
Use a knife, say
Pierce with a fork, e.g.
Shot
Rough guess
Crack
Wound for Cassio
Spear
Shot
Attempt
Unfocused attempt
Get a point across?
Effort
Crack
Shot
Spear
Use a dirk on
Attack, as Caesar
Attack with a knife
Attack with a dagger
Attack like Norman Bates
Pierce
Grab with a toothpick
Spear
Poke holes in
Wild, desperate guess
Stick a spear into
Figurative try
Attempt
Attack a la Brutus
Run through with a saber
"True friends ___ you in the front" (Oscar Wilde)
Blind guess
Attack a la Norman Bates
Blind guess
Guesstimate
Injure with a pitchfork
Knife
Pierce
Use a bayonet
Use a skewer
Take a __ at: try
Use a dagger
Stick
Attack with a dagger
Use a dirk on
Try
Semi-educated guess
Run a blade through
Stick with a stick
Bayonet thrust
Use a shiv
Desperation guess
Attempt
Rough estimate
Unconfident attempt
Guesstimate
Bayonet thrust
Use a skewer
Desperation guess
Attack à la Brutus
"I'll take a ___ at it"
Bayonet
Seize with a toothpick
Lance
Injure with a pitchfork
Random guess
Pierce with a toothpick
Shiv shove
Attack la Brutus
Grab with a fork
Try
Impale
Quick thrust
Shank, in prison lingo
Uneducated guess
Try
Wild attempt
Use a bayonet
Thrust with a bayonet
Run through
Wound with a dagger
Use a poniard
Wound with a knife
Shot in the dark
Wild attempt
Guess
It may be wild
Poke with a pike
"True friends __ you in the front": Wilde
Effort
Puncture with a prong
Run through
"True friends __ you in the front": Wilde
Effort
Utilize a bayonet
Use a knife or fork
Attempt
Bayonet, e.g.
Pierce with a toothpick
Use a shiv on
Whack
Wild guess
Shank
Piercing thrust
Jerky thrust
It's sometimes made in the dark
Attempt
Stick with a toothpick
Employ a dirk
Injure with a bayonet
Wild guess
Guess
Pierce
Shot in the dark
Skewer
Bayonet, e.g.
Puncture
Wild try
Sharp pain
Gore
Pierce
Pierce with a knife
Penetrate, in a way
Make the cut?
Sharp pain
Uneducated guess
Shot
Prick
Pointed attack?
Whack
Pierce
Crack
One may be made before giving up
Cutting thrust
Run through
More than a twinge
Seize with a toothpick
Wild guess
Quick thrust, in fencing
Poke holes in
Dirk
Use a dirk on
Use a poniard
One may be made before giving up
Run through
Get one's point across?
Pierce with a fork, e.g.
Attempt
Try
Go
Make a try at
Attempt
Spear
Shot
Make the cut?
Use a skewer
Stick a fork into
Thrusting blow
Grab with a fork
Transfix
Brief attempt
Use a skewer
Make the cut?
Rough guess
Pierce with a point
Wild guess
Acute onset
Gore
Utilize a toothpick
Pierce with a point
Puncture
Pierce
Shot in the dark
Run through
Use a dirk
Wound with a dagger
Emulate Brutus
Knife wound
Puncture
Run-through?
Get a point across?
It may be wild
It may be wild
Pierce
More than a twinge
Stick a knife into
Sharp pain
Jerky thrust
Dueler's injury
Awkward try
Skewer
Brief attempt
Grab with a fork
Attempt
Plunge in
Run through
Effort
Use a bayonet on
Stick a fork in
Shot in the dark
Guesstimate
Knife thrust
Pointed attack?
Pierce with a fork
Use a poniard
Take a _____ at (try)
Pang
Guesstimate
Run through
Pang
Guesstimate
Try
Knife
Poke with a pick
Wild attempt
Effort
Estimate
Get with a toothpick
Stick with a stiletto
Try
Attack with a knife
Sudden sensation
Harpoon, e.g.
Bayonet
Pierce
Use a dirk
Use a dirk
Try
Sharp feeling
Pierce deeply
Run a blade through
Rough try
Reasonable try
Take a ___ at it: try
Pierce with a fork
It's sometimes made in the dark
Wild try
Wield a knife
Feeling of pain
See 47-Across
Brief attempt
Transfix
Wild guess
Stick
Pang
"Shank," in prison lingo
Grab with a toothpick
Wild attempt
Stick a spear into
Kind of thrust
Brief effort
Wound with a knife
Stick with something
Get one's point across?
Sharp thrust
Verb heard in the O.J. trial
Pierce
Skewer
Effort
Bayonet
Piercing wound
Thrust
Take a knife to
Make a try
Attack with a knife
Rough guess
Brief try
Take a ____ at
Pang, as of conscience
Shot
Guess
What "shank" means in the penitentiary
Gore
Guess
Knife wound
Pin, in a way
Use a knife or fork
Seize with a toothpick
Take a ____ at: attempt
Quick thrust
"Shank," in prison lingo
Pierce with a point
Make a ___:try
Cut
Crack
Make A __ try
Injure with a pitchfork
Take a___at
Trial
Penetrate
Pierce
Knife
Attempt
Thrust
Wild attempt
Wild guess
Conjecture
Awkward try
Wild try
Effort
Brief effort
Take a ___ at (try)
Casca thrust
Billiard shot
Puncture
Uncertain effort
Bats backward
Pink
Poke with a pike
Transfix
Thrust of a sort
Attempt of a sort
Stiletto thrust
Use a dirk
Wield a poniard
Use a kris
Use a dirk
Pang
Emulate Brutus or Casca
Try
Casca inflicted one
Use a shiv
Brief try
Boxer's hard jab
Use a poniard
Dagger thrust
A go at it
Shaky attempt
Uneducated guess
Sudden pain
Casual attempt
Blind shot
Sudden, painful sensation
Billiards shot
Sudden, sharp sensation
Take a ___ at
Thrust at
Brief attempt
Dagger wound
Sneaky back wound
Make a ___ at
Sharp pang
___ in the back
Use a dagger
Guess
Emulate Brutus
Quick attempt
Wound for Caesar
Sudden pang
Back injury of sorts
Try: Colloq.
Haphazard attempt
Whodunit deed.
Pierce.
Wild guess.
Sudden pain.
Sharp pain.
Effort: Colloq.
Casca's blow.
Brief try.
An attempt: Colloq.
Aimless attempt: Colloq.
Attempt.
Twinge.
Jerky stroke, in sports.
Nature of Casca's attack
Make a ___ at.
Thrust.
Sudden pang.
Pink.
Attempt: Colloq.
Back wound.
Wound.
Random effort.
Sudden twinge.
Sudden trial: Colloq.
Emulate 5 Across.
Make a ___ at (try).
Pang.
Blind shot.
Sudden painful sensation.
Sudden attempt: Colloq.
Injury, often in the back.
Blind try.
A random effort.
___ in the back.
Brutus' modus operandi.
Jerky stroke with a bat.
Sharp thrust.
In the back, it's infamy.
What Mercutio dies of.
Rough guess.
A try: Colloq.
A fumbling try: Colloq.
Puncture.
Poignant shock.
Betray.
Strike with a pointed weapon.
A jerky stroke, as with a bat.
Fatal to Juliet.
Knife.
Sly thrust.
Seize with a toothpick
Shot in the dark
Quick chord
Use a toothpick
Pierce with a knife
Lance
Random guess
Grab with tines
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