baleful Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “baleful” in the English Dictionary

"baleful" in British English

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uk   us   /ˈbeɪl.fəl/ literary
threatening to do something ​bad or to ​hurt someone: He gave me a baleful ​look. his baleful ​influence
adverb uk   us   /-i/
She ​glared balefully at me.
(Definition of baleful from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “baleful”
in Spanish siniestro, vil, ignominioso…
in Vietnamese tai họa…
in Malaysian mendatangkan kecelakaan…
in Thai มุ่งร้ายหรือร้ายกาจ…
in French sinistre…
in German unheilvoll…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恶毒的, 威胁的…
in Turkish kötü, kızgın, fena…
in Russian злобный, мрачный…
in Indonesian buruk…
in Chinese (Traditional) 惡毒的, 威脅的…
in Polish złowrogi…
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