Words Like BANE
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9 Alternative Words Similar to bane
10 definitions of bane
That which destroys life, esp. poison of a deadly quality.
Any cause of ruin, or lasting injury; harm; woe.
A disease in sheep, commonly termed the rot.
To be the bane of; to ruin.
something causing misery or death
Fatal injury or ruin: "Hath some fond lover tic'd thee to thy bane?” ( George Herbert).
A cause of harm, ruin, or death: "Obedience,/Bane of all genius, virtue, freedom, truth,/Makes slaves of men” ( Percy Bysshe Shelley).
A source of persistent annoyance or exasperation: "The spellings of foreign names are often the bane of busy copy editors” ( Norm Goldstein).