Sentence Examples


  • (archaic) The ocean bane sank their ship, drowning everyone on board.
  • The defender was the bane of my scoring hopes, blocking my shot from the goal.
  • The winter was the army's bane; his freezing forces had to retreat.
  • They called her "Wolf's Bane," because she killed many wolves.
  • The party was the bane of her sobriety; she desperately wanted to join the drinking.