baneful

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Baneful \Bane"ful\, adjective Having poisonous qualities; deadly; destructive; injurious; noxious; pernicious. "Baneful hemlock." --Garth. "Baneful wrath." --Chapman. -- {Bane"ful*ly}, adverb --{Bane"ful*ness}, noun

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

baneful

adjective

1: exceedingly harmful [syn: {baneful}, {deadly}, {pernicious}, {pestilent}]

2: deadly or sinister; "the Florida eagles have a fierce baleful look" [syn: {baleful}, {baneful}]


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