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He made some commonplace observation upon the baneful effect of the night air at the season.

It depresses the humble sufferer from its baneful effects; it irritates the passions of the unamiable.

That it was admirable as an organisation only shows it in a more baneful light, since it was used to crush out all progress.

Dangerfield had found a few hours rest in the morning, a rest broken by scurrying, baneful dreams.

Those which fell from the eyes of the evil gods produced poisonous plants and various baneful animals.


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On this page you'll find 66 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to baneful, such as: baleful, calamitous, deadly, deleterious, destructive, and disastrous.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.