anything that harms or destroys; "the poison of fascism"
spoil as if by poison; "poison someone's mind"; "poison the atmosphere in the office"
any substance that causes injury or illness or death of a living organism
administer poison to; "She poisoned her husband but he did not die"
add poison to; "Her husband poisoned her drink in order to kill her"
kill with poison; "She poisoned her husband"
put before; "I submit to you that the accused is guilty"
the group of people comprising the government of a sovereign state; "the state has lowered its income tax"
express in words; "He said that he wanted to marry her"; "tell me what is bothering you"; "state your opinion"; "state your name"
the territory occupied by a nation; "
indicate through a symbol, formula, etc.; "Can you express this distance in kilometers?"
the territory occupied by one of the constituent administrative districts of a nation; "his state is in the deep south"
a state of depression or agitation; "he was in such a state you just couldn't reason with him"
(chemistry) the three traditional states of matter are solids (fixed shape and volume) and liquids (fixed volume and shaped by the container) and gases (filling the container); "the solid state of water is called ice"
the way something is with respect to its main attributes; "the curre