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Princeton's WordNet

  1. poisoning, toxic condition, intoxication(noun)

    the physiological state produced by a poison or other toxic substance

  2. poisoning(noun)

    the act of giving poison to a person or animal with the intent to kill


  1. poisoning(Noun)

    The administration of a poison.

  2. poisoning(Noun)

    The state of being poisoned.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Poisoning

    of Poison


  1. Poisoning

    Death caused by a toxic substance either intentionally (suicide or murder) or unintentionally.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Poisoning

    A condition or physical state produced by the ingestion, injection or inhalation of, or exposure to a deleterious agent.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of poisoning in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of poisoning in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of poisoning in a Sentence

  1. Umberto Eco:

    I felt like poisoning a monk.

  2. Elizabeth Warren:

    Corruption is poisoning our democracy.

  3. Tom Zegan:

    Once I had a dog that died of lead poisoning . . . I shot him in the head.

  4. Cara Meglio:

    Pets are 32 % more likely to experience food poisoning during Halloween week.

  5. Brian Pallister:

    To see this many people impacted by carbon monoxide poisoning its unprecedented in my experience.

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