Definitions for banebeɪn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bane, curse, scourge, nemesis(noun)

    something causing misery or death

    "the bane of my life"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bane(noun)

    that which destroys life, esp. poison of a deadly quality

  2. Bane(noun)

    destruction; death

  3. Bane(noun)

    any cause of ruin, or lasting injury; harm; woe

  4. Bane(noun)

    a disease in sheep, commonly termed the rot

  5. Bane(verb)

    to be the bane of; to ruin

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Bane

    bān, n. destruction: death: mischief: poison.—v.t. (arch.) to harm, to poison.—adj. Bane′ful, destructive.—adv. Bane′fully.n. Bane′fulness. [A.S. bana, a murderer; Ice. bani, death.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bane in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bane in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jeffrey Vlaming:

    CHRIS The bane and blessing of human nature. That old cat killer, curiosity. Something so deeply embedded in our psyches that it screams to us from ancient myths of Pandora. Eve. Lot's wife. JOEL Eve lost paradise, Lot's wife was turned into a pillar of salt. Knowledge doesn't come cheap my friend. CHRIS Good or bad, curiosity is woven into our DNA like tonsils or like the opposable thumb. It's the fire under the ass of the human experience

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