Definition of venom in English:

venom

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Pronunciation: /ˈvɛnəm
 
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noun

[mass noun]

Derivatives

venomed

adjective
More example sentences
  • Who is the venomed, swag-bellied skainsmate of a lawyer who heads up the Bahamas Bar Association?

Origin

Middle English: from Old French venim, variant of venin, from an alteration of Latin venenum 'poison'.

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