venom Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"venom" in British English

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venomnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈvenəm/

venom noun [U] (POISON)

a ​poisonousliquid that some ​snakes, ​insects, etc. ​produce and can put into another animal's ​body by ​biting or stinging

venom noun [U] (HATE)

literary the ​expression of ​feelings of ​hate or ​extremeanger: He was ​shocked at the sheer venom of her ​reply.
(Definition of venom from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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venomnoun [U]

 us   /ˈven·əm/
a ​poisonousliquidproduced by some ​snakes, ​insects, and spiders when they ​bite: fig. His ​diary was ​full of venom and ​hate for everyone in ​authority.
adjective  us   /ˈven·ə·məs/
a venomous ​snake/​spider
(Definition of venom from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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