Synonyms of poach in English:



  • 1 old Hector's been poaching salmon again
    hunt illegally, catch/trap/kill illegally, plunder
  • 2 employers risk having their newly trained workers poached by other firms
    steal, appropriate, purloin, misappropriate, take
    informal nab, swipe
    British informal nick, pinch

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