noun/nombrec and u
- veneno (masculine) 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? [colloquial/familiar] [humorous/humorístico] ¿qué vas a tomar?
transitive verb/verbo transitivo
- 1.1 [person/animal] (with poison) envenenar; (make ill) intoxicar* 1.2 (infect) [blood] envenenar; [cut] infectar 1.3 (pollute) [river/soil] contaminar 1.4 (make poisonous) envenenar a poisoned dart un dardo envenenado 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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