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poison /ˈpɔɪzən/ noun
poison verb [transitive]

زهر دادن ، چیز خور کردن سم ، سم ، شرنگ ، زهرالود ، سمی ، مسموم کردن ، الکترونیک: زهر ، قانون ـ فقه: زهر
الکترونیک: زهر دادن ، مسموم کردن ، چیز خور کردن سم ، زهر ، حقوق: زهر ، الکترونیک: زهر، سم ، شرنگ ، زهرالود، سمی ، مسموم کردن

[TahlilGaran] Persian Dictionary

- toxin, bane, venom
- murder, give (someone) poison, kill
- contaminate, infect, pollute
- corrupt, defile, deprave, pervert, subvert, taint, undermine, warp
Antonyms: antidote
Contrasted words: catholicon, elixir, panacea
Related Words: adulteration, contamination, corruption, sophistication
English Thesaurus: bitter, sharp, sour, acidic, tangy, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

I. poison1 /ˈpɔɪzən/ noun
[Date: 1200-1300; Language: Old French; Origin: 'drink, poisonous drink, poison', from Latin potio; potion]

1. [uncountable and countable] a substance that can cause death or serious illness if you eat it, drink it etc:
Belladonna and red arsenic are deadly poisons.
a box of rat poison (=poison to kill rats)
He swallowed some type of poison.

2. [countable] something such as an emotion or idea that makes you behave badly or become very unhappy:
Hatred is a poison that will destroy your life.

3. what’s your poison? old-fashioned spoken a humorous way of asking which alcoholic drink someone would like
one man’s meat is another man’s poison at meat(4)

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

II. poison2 verb [transitive]

1. to give someone poison, especially by adding it to their food or drink, in order to harm or kill them:
She was accused in 1974 of poisoning her second husband, Charles.
He killed several people by poisoning their tea.
poison somebody with something
Helms attempted to poison his whole family with strychnine.

2. if a substance poisons someone, it makes them sick or kills them:
Thousands of children were poisoned by radiation.

3. to make land, rivers, air etc dirty and dangerous, especially by the use of harmful chemicals:
Pesticides are poisoning our rivers.

4. to have very harmful and unpleasant effects on someone’s mind, emotions, or a situation:
Her childhood had been poisoned by an abusive stepfather.
The law will only serve to poison relations between the US and Mexico.
Television violence is poisoning the minds of young people.

5. poisoned chalice an important job that someone is given, which is likely to cause them a lot of trouble
—poisoner noun [countable]

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

ADJ. strong, virulent | deadly | nerve, rat
QUANT. trace
VERB + POISON administer, give sb | lace sth with, put in/on She had laced his drink with poison. She had put poison in his wine.
put down (= put somewhere to kill animals) The farmer had put down some rat poison.
swallow, take
POISON + NOUN gas, pill | arrow

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary


take/swallow poison
He committed suicide by taking poison.
give somebody poison
She admitted two charges of giving poison to her daughter.
administer poison formal (=give it to someone)
He could not have administered the poison that had put Mark in a coma.
put poison in something
She put poison in his wine.
lace something with poison (=put poison in something)
He laced the emperor's tea with poison.
put poison down (=put it somewhere to kill an animal)
One way of getting rid of rats or mice is to put poison down.
a deadly poison
The berries contain a deadly poison.
a slow-acting/quick-acting poison
Cyanide is a very strong, quick-acting poison.
a virulent poison (=one that makes someone very ill or kills them)
Scorpions produce a virulent poison.
a dose of poison (=an amount of poison)
He had taken a massive dose of poison.
a trace of poison (=a small amount of poison that is still present somewhere)
Traces of the poison were found in the family car.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

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