Example sentences for: poaching

How can you use “poaching” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • It has been able to turn flights that are low on frills but high on goofiness (flight attendants singing, dumb contests, and all the rest) into a gold mine by keeping costs low and poaching the majors' business on particular routes.

  • Scarcely a hundred Sumatran Rhino remain; the best place to see them is at the Sepilok sanctuary, where controlled breeding may combat the ravages of poaching.

  • "The tone of Mr. Clinton's note was bantering but Downing Street staffers are adamant the White House was putting out feelers with a view to poaching Mr. Campbell and that the idea ...

  • 3. FIVE PEOPLE ARRESTED FOR POACHING YUNNAN GOLDEN MONKEYS Five people have been given jail sentences of varying lengths by a court in Deqing County in southwest China's Yunnan Province for poaching five Yunnan golden monkeys in 1994.

  • At the same time I thought it advisable, in my note under the same heading ( Cantabrigia ), to point out to him that he had, no doubt inadvertently, been poaching on my preserves, and I took advantage of the opportunity and filled up the lacunae in the steps of the derivation which, from want of evidence, had been left in my first note.

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