There are 2 translations of poison in Spanish:

poison1

Pronunciation: /ˈpɔɪzn/

n

c u
  • veneno (m) rat poison matarratas (m) to take poison envenenarse to hate sb like poison odiar a algn a muerte Spencer's name was poison to him no podía ni oír mencionar el nombre de Spencer what's your poison? [colloq & hum] ¿qué vas a tomar? (before n) poison gas gas (m) tóxico

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
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The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 2 translations of poison in Spanish:

poison2

vt

  • 1.1 [person/animal] (with poison) envenenar; (make ill) intoxicar* 1.2 (infect) [blood] envenenar; [cut] infectar
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    • He tried to poison us like lower animals, like the mice that pester storybook villages, the insects that fly around the heads of those that I read about.
    • Towards the end, as he's dying of an undefined illness, we realize he picks up chicks by poisoning their pets but acting so super nice and stuff.
    • The snake's venom poisoned the wolf and raven's blood.
    1.3 (pollute) [river/soil] contaminar
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    • On the Australian mainland, they killed them by giving them poisoned food and clothing contaminated by diseases they had never before experienced.
    • Scary reports are all over the media here in southern California about some nutball who poisoned some baby food.
    • In June 2002, following threats that their food would be poisoned, the men were unable to eat for a period of seven days.
    1.4 (make poisonous) envenenar a poisoned dart un dardo envenenado
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    • But this is still not all there is in combat, as you can poison your weapons or arrows to do even more damage.
    • The Sultan's army was primarily light cavalry armed with crossbows that shot poisoned arrows.
    • I was especially wary of them this time, now that I knew their swords were poisoned, and dodged them as they attempted to advance on me.
    1.5 (corrupt) [mind/society] corromper; [relationship/atmosphere] dañar, estropear to poison sb's mind against sb indisponer* a algn contra algn
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    • And, if your opponent is indeed guilty of abusing those around him: It won't be long before he fatally poisons his campaign with destructive behavior.
    • But I simply cannot remain silent and sit here and listen when a party that is trying to attain power at any cost poisons the relationship between the two peoples of this country.
    • Their bitterness poisons their attitude and their outlook on life.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.