Definition of Poysoning
1. poyson [v] - See also: poyson
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Poysoning
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Literary usage of Poysoning
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Historical Works of Sir James Balfour by James Balfour (1824)
"... Richard Weston, yeoman, was indicted and condemned in Guildhall, in London, for poysoning of Sr Thomas ..."
2. A List of English Plays Written Before 1643 and Printed Before 1700 by Walter Wilson Greg (1900)
"Containing The Part II has the signatures continuous and the following bead-title :— entrance of Lewis the French Kings sonne: With the poysoning of lohn by ..."
3. The History of the Kirk of Scotland by David Calderwood (1843)
"... in Scotland alreadie : God forbid that that vile practice of poysoning sould enter in among us. ..."