Hindi translation of poach
poachPowered by COBUILD /pəʊtʃ पअउच्/
Word forms: poaches, poaching, poached
Definitions and Translations
1. transitive verb
If someone poaches animals, fish, or birds, they illegally catch them on someone else's property.अनधिकार शिकार करनाअवैध शिकार करना
Derived formspoacherWord forms: poachers countable nounचोर शिकारी mnअवैध शिकारी mn ⇒ More than half of Africa's elephants have been killed by poachers.
poaching uncountable nounअवैध शिकार mn ⇒ ...a man accused of salmon poaching.
2. transitive verb
If an organization poaches members or customers from another organization, they secretly or dishonestly persuade them to join them or become their customers.कर्मचारियों को फुसलाकर अपनी कंपनी में लाना ⇒ He has poached staff from the company.
Derived formspoaching uncountable nounकर्मचारियों को फुसलाकर अपनी कंपनी में ले जाने की गतिविधि nf ⇒ Measures were introduced to keep members and prevent poaching.
3. transitive verb
If you poach food such as fish or eggs, you cook it gently in boiling water or milk.खौलते पानी में पकाना ⇒ ...a poached egg.
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Example Sentences Including 'poach'
Why do you have to come and poach on patches that belong to someone else?The Ancient and Solitary Reign
Posy had thought she might poach her too, to do odd shifts in Gear Change when the courier, B&B, and pub work all got too crowded.TICKLED PINK (2002)
Look: I think there are enough lovely things in the world to go round, without having to poach someone else's, don't you?LOOKING FOR ANDREW McCARTHY (2002)
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Translation of poach from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary