Another word for poison
Types of poisons include: rattlesnake, copperhead, black-widow-spider, tarantula venom; poison oak, poison ivy, death angel mushroom, hemlock, foxglove, nightshade, carbon monoxide gas, cooking gas, arsenic, lead, strychnine, oxalic, sulphuric, hydrochloric, nitric, carbolic, prussic, hydrocyanic acid; cyanide, cantharides, caustic soda, lye, belladonna, curare, aconite, Paris green, lead arsenate, blue vitriol, copper sulfate, nicotine, DDT, Agent Orange, radiation, radon gas, botulin.
Another word for poisonnoun
Anything that is injurious, destructive, or fatal:bane, canker, contagion, toxin, venom, virus. See help
One that contaminates:adulterant, adulterator, contaminant, contamination, contaminator, impurity, pollutant. See clean
To make physically impure:contaminate, defile, foul, pollute. See clean
To have a destructive effect on:canker, envenom, infect. (Archaic) empoison. See help