1. stabbing

adjective. ['ˈstæbɪŋ'] painful as if caused by a sharp instrument.


  • lancinating
  • cutting
  • piercing
  • lancinate
  • keen
  • sharp


  • unperceptive
  • indistinct
  • hot
  • kind

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Words that Rhyme with Stabbing

  • grabbing
  • nabbing
  • jabbing
  • gabbing
  • dabbing

Example sentences of the word stabbing

1. Noun, singular or mass
The pain from a side stitch can be dull or achy, or it can be sharp and stabbing.

2. Verb, gerund or present participle
Shoulder and bicep pain from a pinched nerve often feels sharp, or like it is stabbing or shooting.

3. Adjective
This type of sharp stabbing sensation indicates a significant strain in the muscle tissue.

Quotes containing the word stabbing

1. Nobody peels a banana before stabbing themselves with it. But that’s exactly how I love—dangerously.
- Jarod Kintz, Love quotes for the ages. And the ageless sages.

2. stabbing

adjective. ['ˈstæbɪŋ'] causing physical or especially psychological injury.


  • wounding


  • concentration
  • bad