A teacher was stabbed to death by a 15-year-old pupil yesterday in front of her terrified class. Anne Maguire, 61, was delivering a lesson when the boy left his desk and thrust a knife repeatedly into her back. The screams of pupils alerted other teachers who raced to the classroom and wrestled the attacker to the ground. Full story >>
To stab is to kill or hurt someone by pushing a knife or other sharp object into their body. • His brother was stabbed in the hand. • One fan was stabbed to death in a fight between gangs.