Sentence Examples


  • Where's this poisoned tea?
  • He was poisoned at Caesarea, either the wife of Louis or the mother of the king of Jerusalem suggesting the draught.
  • According to others, he was poisoned by his physicians at the instigation of his son.
  • They are great hunters and use small poisoned arrows to bring down their game.
  • In the later form of the story Philoctetes was the friend and armour-bearer of Heracles, who presented him with his bow and poisoned arrows as a reward for kindling the fire on Mt Oeta, on which the hero immolated himself.