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Reposting is a common bane on Reddit and involves sharing the content of any type, pictures, gifs, videos previously shared by the original poster on another subreddit.

Sleet is often the bane of winter weather forecasting in our region.

Friend drama has always been the bane of teen and tween girl existence.

You may never have heard of it, but it is the bane of new brands trying to create brand awareness or make headways into industries dominated by big guns.

“Any more uncertainty on any level is just the bane of these state agencies’ existence,” Evermore said.

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Bane said this is the real reason for SIGAR reluctance to let the Shadman case go.

Hockney saw the object that would become the bane of office secretaries everywhere as bringing him closer to his art.

Zac kept walking around the set doing Bane impersonations—“I was born in the dark!”

This problem has a long history and is the bane of drug prevention experts.

The agenda is likely to focus on Syria, which has been a bane to the pope since taking office last March.

Seems as if K. was beginning to come up against those political forces which have ever been a British Commander's bane.

Love of money was throughout the bane of Loftus, and went far to neutralise the good effects of his learning and eloquence.

He is presumed here to have been killed by Hother, who is therefore called “the bane of Gelder.”

It might be good for hogs, but it was a form of monks' bane, as it were.

Anything with my hands but I bane not much good on head work.


On this page you'll find 75 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to bane, such as: affliction, blight, burden, calamity, curse, and despair.

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