The only difference between a bad cook and a poisoner is the intent.
We suspect it's about a poisoning by snake bite.
The adder is also the only British snake with a poisonous bite.
True to the researchers' suspicions, many of these algal species seemed to wield a poison touch.
“A hamadryad is a wood-nymph, also a poisonous snake in India, and an Abyssinian baboon ,” says the narrator of John Banville ’s 2009 novel, The Infinities.
I am glad you were not battered, Belle, but prostitution is a poisoned solution; a solution to nothing.
Well, according to our research, anything from being bitten by a poisonous snake to dying in a hot-air balloon crash can happen.
She had heard of a poisonous dart sewn into a bodice to pierce the flesh, but she had never heard of anyone being killed by embroidery before.
I should throw away my pen and move into the slums, where I could relieve poverty better and more efficiently than with a poisonous book.
It may be the first country where demand for accountable government is driven primarily by concern over a poisoned environment.