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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who administers a substance that through its chemical action usually kills, injures, or impairs an organism

Usage examples (34)
  • It is possible for me to imagine, in the face of certain undeniable signs, that the poisoner is a second man.
  • In any event, it's fortunate for W that if he was intentionally poisoned, the poisoner was as effective at his job as W was at HIS.
  • Is it true as there's an 'ideous poisoner at work?'
  • Ha! I've beaten your prison, Rotapan, you old poisoner! for more
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