Translation of "bane" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

bane

noun us uk /beɪn/
the bane of sth

a cause of continuous trouble or unhappiness

祸根,灾星,(麻烦或不幸的)根源
Keeping noise levels low is the bane of airport administration. 降低噪音一直是令机场管理部门倍感头疼的难题。
That cat is the bane of my life! 那只猫简直是我的灾星!

(Translation of “bane” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)