Meaning of POISON in English


n. Function: noun

something that harms, interferes with, or destroys the activity, progress, or welfare of something else FF1C; the negative publicity was poison for her political ambitions FF1E;

Synonyms: bane, contagion, venom, virus

Related Words: adulteration, contamination, corruption, sophistication

Contrasted Words: catholicon, elixir, panacea

Antonyms: antidote

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.