VERB （侵入他人地界）偷猎，偷捕 If someone poaches fish, animals, or birds, they illegally catch them on someone else's property.
Many wildlife parks are regularly invaded by people poaching game.
VERB 挖（其他机构的成员或顾客） If an organization poaches members or customers from another organization, they secretly or dishonestly persuade them to join them or become their customers.
The company authorised its staff to poach customers from the opposition.
...allegations that it had poached members from other unions.
VERB 窃取，盗用（他人的想法） If someone poaches an idea, they dishonestly or illegally use the idea.
The opposition parties complained that the government had poached their ideas.
VERB 把（鸡蛋）打入沸水中煮 When you poach an egg, you cook it gently in boiling water without its shell.
Poach the eggs for 4 minutes...
He had a light breakfast of poached eggs and tea.
VERB （在煮沸的水、牛奶或其他液体中）用文火煮，煨（鱼等食品） If you poach food such as fish, you cook it gently in boiling water, milk, or other liquid.
Poach the chicken until just cooked.
...a pear poached in red wine...