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baneful Explained

baneful at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj literary evil or bad//

baneful at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

134 Moby Thesaurus words for "baneful":
apocalyptic, appalling, atrocious, awful, bad, baleful, beastly,
black, bodeful, boding, brutal, calamitous, cataclysmal,
cataclysmic, catastrophic, consuming, consumptive, corroding,
corrosive, corrupting, corruptive, counterproductive, damaging,
dark, deadly, death-bringing, deathful, deathly, deleterious,
demolishing, demolitionary, depredatory, desolating, destroying,
destructive, detrimental, devastating, dire, direful,
disadvantageous, disastrous, disserviceable, distressing, doomful,
dreadful, dreary, evil, evil-starred, fatal, fateful, feral,
foreboding, fratricidal, gloomy, grim, harmful, hideous,
horrendous, horrible, horrid, horrific, horrifying, hurtful, ill,
ill-boding, ill-fated, ill-omened, ill-starred, inauspicious,
injurious, insalubrious, internecine, killing, lethal, lowering,
malefic, malevolent, malign, malignant, menacing, mischievous,
mortal, nihilist, nihilistic, noisome, noxious, of evil portent,
ominous, pernicious, pestiferous, pestilent, pestilential,
poisonous, portending, portentous, prejudicial, ravaging, rotten,
ruining, ruinous, savage, scatheful, self-destructive, shocking,
sinister, somber, subversionary, subversive, suicidal, terrible,
threatening, toxic, tragic, unfavorable, unfortunate, unhealthy,
unlucky, unpromising, unpropitious, unspeakable, untoward,
unwholesome, vandalic, vandalish, vandalistic, venenate,
veneniferous, venenous, venomous, vicious, virulent, wasteful,
wasting, withering

Baneful at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Baneful \Bane"ful\, a.
Having poisonous qualities; deadly; destructive; injurious;
noxious; pernicious. ``Baneful hemlock.'' --Garth. ``Baneful
wrath.'' --Chapman. -- {Bane"ful*ly}, adv. --{Bane"ful*ness},

baneful at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj 1: exceedingly harmful [syn: {deadly}, {pernicious}, {pestilent}]
2: deadly or sinister; "the Florida eagles have a fierce
baleful look" [syn: {baleful}]

baneful at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: en-ad » j
  • Exceedingly harmful; causing harm, death, ruin.
    1. Deadly or sinister.
    2. Portending disaster.
    3. Inter: archai » c Poisonous.


      Inter: trans-top » Exceedingly harmful

  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|tuhoisa

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|zgubny|m

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » Deadly
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|kohtalokas

    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|гибелен, Inter: t+ » bg|пагубен

    Translation: et » baneful
    Translation: fa » baneful
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    Translation: io » baneful
    Translation: my » baneful
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    Translation: pl » baneful
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    Translation: ta » baneful
    Translation: te » baneful
    Translation: vi » baneful
    Translation: zh » baneful