Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To fill with venom; embitter.
  • transitive verb Archaic To poison.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To poison; affect with or as if with poison; act noxiously upon; embitter.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete Poison.
  • transitive verb To poison; to impoison.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun obsolete poison

Etymologies

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From Middle French empoisonner, from poison.

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