venom (Meaning)

Wordnet

venom (n)

toxin secreted by animals; secreted by certain snakes and poisonous insects (e.g., spiders and scorpions)

feeling a need to see others suffer

Webster

venom (n.)

Matter fatal or injurious to life; poison; particularly, the poisonous, the poisonous matter which certain animals, such as serpents, scorpions, bees, etc., secrete in a state of health, and communicate by thing or stinging.

Spite; malice; malignity; evil quality. Chaucer.

To infect with venom; to envenom; to poison.

venom Sentence Examples

  1. The serpent's venom coursed through the victim's veins, paralyzing them instantly.
  2. The exotic frog secreted a potent venom that could cause hallucinations and pain.
  3. The doctor administered an antivenom to neutralize the venom of the snakebite.
  4. The creature's fangs dripped with a deadly venom that could kill in minutes.
  5. The venomous plant bore leaves that could cause severe skin irritation.
  6. The jellyfish's tentacles released a venom that stung with agonizing pain.
  7. The researchers extracted the venom from the spider for medical research.
  8. The venom of the pufferfish is one of the most toxic substances known to man.
  9. The poison dart frog's venom was used by indigenous tribes to paralyze prey.
  10. The venom glands of the komodo dragon produce a potent anticoagulant.

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The serpent's venom coursed through the victim's veins, paralyzing them instantly.

The exotic frog secreted a potent venom that could cause hallucinations and pain.

The doctor administered an antivenom to neutralize the venom of the snakebite.

The creature's fangs dripped with a deadly venom that could kill in minutes.