What does baleful mean?

baleful in AZ Dictionary

(a) Portending wicked; ominous. See Synonyms at sinister.
(a) Harmful or malignant in intent or result.
(a) Portending wicked; ominous.
Full of upsetting or malign impact; destructive; pernicious; noxious; direful; deadly: as, “baleful breath,”
“baleful medicines,”
Fraught with bale; high in calamity or misfortune; disastrous; wretched; miserable.

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  • Sentence for "baleful"
  • Synonym for "baleful"
    • destructive, woeful, sad, harmful, sorrowful
  • Equivalent for "baleful"
    • alarming, maleficent
  • Same Context for "baleful"
    • feral, unblinking, demonic, lurid, malevolent
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