what's your poison?

Definition of what's your poison?

informal + old-fashioned

  1. —used to ask what kind of alcoholic drink someone wants to be served

Word by Word Definitions

whatplay
  1. : used as an interrogative expressing inquiry about the identity, nature, or value of an object or matter

    : often used to ask for repetition of an utterance or part of an utterance not properly heard or understood

    :  who

  1. :  why

    :  in what respect :  how

  1. : used as an interrogative expressing inquiry about the identity, nature, or value of a person, object, or matter

    :  whatever

    :  any

yourplay
  1. :  of or relating to you or yourself or yourselves especially as possessor or possessors , agent or agents , or object or objects of an action

    :  of or relating to one or oneself

    : used with little or no meaning almost as an equivalent to the definite article the

poisonplay
  1. :  a substance that through its chemical action usually kills, injures, or impairs an organism

    :  something destructive or harmful

    :  an object of aversion or abhorrence

  1. :  to injure or kill with poison

    :  to treat, taint, or impregnate with or as if with poison

    :  to exert a baneful influence on :  corrupt

  1. :  poisonous, venomous

    :  impregnated with poison :  poisoned


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