The Online Slang Dictionary
(American, English, and Urban slang)

Login     Register     Forgot password     Resend confirmation

Definition of poach

poach

verb - transitive

  • to take an employee from a competitor.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

    Citation from "Search Committee (Parts 1 and 2)", The Office (TV), Season 7 Episodes 25-26 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Oct 25 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Oct 25 2011.

+Add a definition for this slang term

More info:

Interactive stats:

Related words

Slang terms with the same meaning

None found.

Slang terms with the same root words

None. How about some random words?

Definitions include: a male homosexual's sexual partner.
Definitions include: toe-up means ugly from head-to-toe. an absolute, full-on assault to the eyes which makes you wanna be sick when you look at the person.
Definitions include: a penis.
Definitions include: used for commentary on something that has been overstated.
Definitions include: very wired.
Definitions include: a sales pitch.
Definitions include: angry; "pissed off".
Definitions include: boring.
Definitions include: (n) From a kid's point of view, a vacation where you do things that your parents think are educational and fun, but you think is really torture.
Definitions include: A reference to a dungeons and dragons term that means to have poor reaction time. Also, to fall, drop and object, or to fail to get out of the path of a moving object.

How common is this slang?

Don't click the following.
I use it(1)  
No longer use it(0)  
Heard it but never used it(1)  
Have never heard it(3)  

How vulgar is this slang?

Average of 2 votes: 25%  (See the most vulgar words.)


Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Your vote: None   (To vote, click the pepper. Vote how vulgar the word is – not how mean it is.)


Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Where is this slang used?

Logged-in users can add themselves to the map. Login, Register, Login instantly with Facebook.


Link to this slang definition

To link to this term in a web page or blog, insert the following.

<a href="http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/poach">poach</a>

To link to this term in a wiki such as Wikipedia, insert the following.

[http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/poach poach]

Some wikis use a different format for links, so be sure to check the documentation.