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1. poisoning

noun. ['ˈpɔɪzənɪŋ'] the act of giving poison to a person or animal with the intent to kill.

Synonyms

  • gassing
  • kill
  • killing

Antonyms

  • hypopigmentation
  • hypocapnia
  • hypothermia
  • anestrus

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Words that Rhyme with Poisoning

  • abandoning
  • abstaining
  • abstaining
  • adjoining
  • adjourning
  • adorning
  • affining
  • airconditioning
  • aligning
  • amounting
  • apportioning
  • ascertaining
  • assigning
  • attaining
  • auctioning
  • auditioning
  • awakening
  • awning
  • banning
  • beginning

Example sentences of the word poisoning


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
A disinterest in food is often the first sign of poisoning in dogs.

2. Noun, singular or mass
When a dog eats any part of a fig plant, the dog may suffer fig poisoning.

Quotes containing the word poisoning


1. The most terrible fear that anybody should have is not war, is not a disease, not cancer or heart problems or food poisoning - it's a man or a woman without a sense of humor.
- Jonathan Winters

2. I mean, I have the feeling that something in my mind is poisoning everything else.
- Vladimir Nabokov

3. Well, the most terrible fear that anybody should have is not war, is not a disease, not cancer or heart problems or food poisoning - it's a man or a woman without a sense of humor.
- Jonathan Winters

2. poisoning

noun. ['ˈpɔɪzənɪŋ'] the physiological state produced by a poison or other toxic substance.

Synonyms

  • paraquat poisoning
  • mercury poisoning
  • physiological condition
  • caffeine intoxication
  • physical condition
  • carbon monoxide poisoning
  • ergotism
  • pesticide poisoning
  • caffeinism
  • cyanide poisoning
  • physiological state
  • salicylate poisoning
  • alkali poisoning
  • nicotine poisoning
  • intoxication
  • ophidism
  • naphthalene poisoning

Antonyms

  • impotency
  • estrus
  • infertility
  • fertility
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