Venom vs Po - What's the difference?

venom | po |


As verbs the difference between venom and po

is that venom is to infect with venom; to envenom; to poison while po is .

As a noun venom

is a poison carried by an animal, usually injected into an enemy or prey by biting or stinging; atter.

As an interjection po is

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venom

English

Noun

(wikipedia venom) (en noun)
  • A poison carried by an animal, usually injected into an enemy or prey by biting or stinging; atter.
  • * Milton
  • Hurtful worm with cankered venom bites.
  • (figuratively) Feeling or speech marked by spite or malice.
  • * Shakespeare
  • the venom of such looks

    Derived terms

    * nonvenomous * venomous

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To infect with venom; to envenom; to poison.
  • Venomed vengeance. — Shakespeare.
    ---- ==Volapük==

    Noun

    (head)
  • poison, venom
  • See also

    * venen * venod

    po

    English

    Etymology 1

    From (etyl) . Cognate with (etyl) (m), (etyl) (m).

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (obsolete) A peacock.
  • Etymology 2

    From (etyl) (m).

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (UK, Australia, NZ, colloquial, dated) A chamberpot.
  • * 1988 , (Richard Hoggart), A Local Habitation, 1918-40 , Chatto & Windus, ISBN 0-7011-3305-8, page 67,
  • Pos ’ or ‘chamber pots’ were provided under the beds.
  • * 1989 , (Leonard Woolf), Frederic Spotts (editor), Letters of Leonard Woolf , page 86,
  • There are always several spitoons & pos [chamber pots] about the room & a loathesome smell of consumption, which I expect I shall catch.

    Anagrams

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