Synonyms of poach in English:

poach


See US English definition of poach

See UK English definition of poach

See Spanish definition of escalfar

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