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"Poisoned" is a form of "poison", a noun which is often translated as "el veneno". "Intoxicated" is an adjective which is often translated as "ebrio". Learn more about the difference between "intoxicated" and "poisoned" below.
intoxicated
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (drunk)
a. ebrio
We have a report of an intoxicated individual harassing people in a church.Tenemos una denuncia de un sujeto ebrio que está acosando a la gente en una iglesia.
b. en estado de embriaguez
The intoxicated pilot was arrested before the flight.El piloto fue detenido en estado de embriaguez antes del vuelo.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(elated)
a. ebrio
A crowd intoxicated with enthusiasm swarmed around the band of musicians.Una multitud ebria de entusiasmo se agolpó en torno de la banda de músicos.
b. embriagado
Intoxicated by his success, he has become alienated from his friends.Embriagado de éxito, se ha alejado de sus amigos.
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poison(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (toxin)
a. el veneno
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The queen always carried a vial of poison with her.La reina siempre llevaba un frasco de veneno consigo.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to give poison to)
a. envenenar
She poisoned him with arsenic.Lo envenenó con arsénico.
b. intoxicar
There is a chemical in the drinking water that is slowly poisoning everyone in town.Hay un químico en el agua potable que está intoxicando lentamente a todos en la ciudad.
3. (to pollute)
a. contaminar
The fertilizer plant is poisoning the stream with its effluents.La planta de fertilizantes está contaminando el río con sus aguas residuales.
4. (to corrupt)
a. corromper
The cult leader poisoned the minds of dozens of people before he was stopped.El líder de la secta corrompió las mentes de docenas de personas antes de ser detenido.
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