Origin of poison pill
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How to use poison pill in a sentence
This led them to resort to a poison pill, which could be immediately effective.A drugmaker’s COVID-19 vaccine is 78% effective—but can it escape its spotty corporate history?|Grady McGregor|January 8, 2021|Fortune
Leapolitan responded by saying, “hopefully youll [sic] bite into a poison apple.”
For Randy, a 50-year-old ex-Mormon gay man, this cure was a particularly bitter pill to swallow.Your Husband Is Definitely Gay: TLC’s Painful Portrait of Mormonism|Samantha Allen|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
And some members of the Lizard Squad are now claiming that they were never trying to poison the network.
Infernal, it can cause fires and explosions; toxic, it can debilitate, poison, and kill.
“He gave me a blue pill, which he said was an antihistamine,” said Chelan.Two New Bill Cosby Accusers Come Forward: ‘We Challenge Mr. Cosby to End This Nightmare’|Marlow Stern|December 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The tobacco plant, as is well known, produces a virulent poison known as Nicotine.
They affirmed it was an antidote to all poison; that it expelled rheums, sour humours, and obstructions of all kinds.
He lived in a perpetual fear and danger of discovery; and discovery now was but another name, for poison—prison—death.
He carries a bamboo basket in which he has put a mixture containing a curious kind of poison.Alila, Our Little Philippine Cousin|Mary Hazelton Wade
Strange perhaps to say, the suggestion of the old dowager, like instilled poison, was making its way into her very veins.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood