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Examples of baleful in a sentence
the baleful effects of water pollution
a dark, baleful sky portending a tornado
Before 12th Century
First Known Use of baleful
before 12th century
Synonym Discussion of baleful
BALEFUL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of baleful for English Language Learners
: threatening harm or evil
: harmful or deadly
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