Synonyms of poach in English:

poach


See definition of poach

verb

1‘old Hector's been poaching salmon again’

SYNONYMS

hunt illegally, catch illegally, kill illegally, trap illegally, plunder

2‘employers risk having their newly trained workers poached by other firms’

SYNONYMS

steal, appropriate, purloin, misappropriate, take

informal nab, swipe

British informal nick, pinch

3‘they resented foreign film-makers trying to poach on their territory’

SYNONYMS

encroach on, trespass on, invade, infringe on, intrude on