Eggs for poaching should be perfectly fresh, or they will not keep a nice shape.
I took thee for an angler, and thou art but a poaching knave!
"Off on one of his poaching expeditions, I suppose," said Bent.
He does a bit of rat-catching, and a bit of mole-catching—and a good deal of poaching.
Na, na, it's no the Waal that's to blame for the poaching and delinquencies on the game.
So you see, Molly, nobody has been poaching on your preserves.
It was that fellow Woodford that we convicted for poaching—a very gross case.
Eli did no work, but lived by poaching and begging food at the farmhouses.
An attorney was charged with having been out at night poaching.
I've some thoughts, when everything else fails, of taking to poaching myself.