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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. poison

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To poison; to impoison.
  • n. Poison.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

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


From Middle French empoisonner, from poison. (Wiktionary)



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