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Turkish translation of “poison”

poison

verb [T]     /ˈpɔɪzən/
KILL B2 to try to kill someone by giving them a dangerous substance to drink or eat
zehirlemek
He tried to poison his wife.Poisoning and allergyKillingMurder and attempted murder
MAKE DANGEROUS B2 to put poison or a dangerous substance in something
zehir koymak/katmak
They poisoned the city's water supply.Poisoning and allergy
SPOIL to make something very unpleasant
zehir etmek, bozmak, mahvetmek, berbat etmek
These arguments were poisoning his life.Damaging and spoilingDestroying and demolishing
poison sb's mind to make someone think bad things about someone or something
kötü fikirler aşılamak, aklını çelmek, kafasını yemek, zihnini bulandırmak
Her father had poisoned her mind against me.Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
poisoned adjective
zehirlenmiş
(Definition of poison verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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