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1. Causing harm, ruin, or death; harmful. See Usage Note at baleful.
2. Portending harm; ominous.

bane′ful·ly adv.
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Adv.1.banefully - in a noxiously baneful way; "this banefully poisoned climate"


[ˈbeɪnfəlɪ] ADV (liter) (= poisonously) → nocivamente; (= destructively) → funestamente, fatalmente
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That day, the black battle birds once banefully besmirched with bleached bones and bloodshed proclaimed the triumph of life, light and the resurrection of the ravens.
As an effect of his inattentiveness, Facebook users banefully defamed the former Republican politician, who decided to run as an independent candidate after his doleful loss in the primaries.
More banefully, they latch on unsubstantiated allegations of rights\' infringements by the security forces in their operations.