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en·ven·om

 (ĕn-vĕn′əm)
tr.v. en·ven·omed, en·ven·om·ing, en·ven·oms
1. To make poisonous or noxious.
2. To embitter.

[Middle English envenimen, to poison, from Old French envenimer : en-, cover with; see en-1 + venim, venom; see venom.]

envenom

(ɪnˈvɛnəm)
vb (tr)
1. to fill or impregnate with venom; make poisonous
2. to fill with bitterness or malice

en•ven•om

(ɛnˈvɛn əm)

v.t.
1. to make poisonous.
2. to embitter.
[1250–1300; Middle English envenimen < Old French envenimer]

envenom


Past participle: envenomed
Gerund: envenoming

Imperative
envenom
envenom
Present
I envenom
you envenom
he/she/it envenoms
we envenom
you envenom
they envenom
Preterite
I envenomed
you envenomed
he/she/it envenomed
we envenomed
you envenomed
they envenomed
Present Continuous
I am envenoming
you are envenoming
he/she/it is envenoming
we are envenoming
you are envenoming
they are envenoming
Present Perfect
I have envenomed
you have envenomed
he/she/it has envenomed
we have envenomed
you have envenomed
they have envenomed
Past Continuous
I was envenoming
you were envenoming
he/she/it was envenoming
we were envenoming
you were envenoming
they were envenoming
Past Perfect
I had envenomed
you had envenomed
he/she/it had envenomed
we had envenomed
you had envenomed
they had envenomed
Future
I will envenom
you will envenom
he/she/it will envenom
we will envenom
you will envenom
they will envenom
Future Perfect
I will have envenomed
you will have envenomed
he/she/it will have envenomed
we will have envenomed
you will have envenomed
they will have envenomed
Future Continuous
I will be envenoming
you will be envenoming
he/she/it will be envenoming
we will be envenoming
you will be envenoming
they will be envenoming
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been envenoming
you have been envenoming
he/she/it has been envenoming
we have been envenoming
you have been envenoming
they have been envenoming
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been envenoming
you will have been envenoming
he/she/it will have been envenoming
we will have been envenoming
you will have been envenoming
they will have been envenoming
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been envenoming
you had been envenoming
he/she/it had been envenoming
we had been envenoming
you had been envenoming
they had been envenoming
Conditional
I would envenom
you would envenom
he/she/it would envenom
we would envenom
you would envenom
they would envenom
Past Conditional
I would have envenomed
you would have envenomed
he/she/it would have envenomed
we would have envenomed
you would have envenomed
they would have envenomed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.envenom - cause to be bitter or resentfulenvenom - cause to be bitter or resentful; "These injustices embittered her even more"
2.envenom - add poison to; "Her husband poisoned her drink in order to kill her"
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"

envenom

verb
To have a destructive effect on:
Archaic: empoison.
Translations

envenom

[ɪnˈvenəm] VTenvenenar

envenom

vt (lit, fig)vergiften
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