Definitions For Stab


  • Informal words for any attempt or effort
  • A strong blow with a knife or other sharp pointed instrument
  • A sudden sharp feeling
  • A wound made by a pointed weapon (such as a knife)
  • A sudden, strong feeling of physical or emotional pain
  • An attempt to do something successfully


  • Poke or thrust abruptly
  • Stab or pierce
  • Use a knife on
  • To wound (someone or something) with a pointed weapon (such as a knife)
  • To quickly or suddenly push a pointed object into or toward someone or something

Is Stab a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Stab is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Stab in a Sentence

  • The injection left a small stab on her upper arm
  • Everybody will get a stab at solving the problem
  • He stabbed her with a dagger.
  • The victim was stabbed in the chest five times.

Synonyms for Stab

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