The definition of dire is something so bad or scary that it causes distress or terror.
Causing great injury, destruction, or ruin; fatal; deadly
Virulent or threatening to life:
(Archaic) harmful to morals or public order.
Pernicious; dangerous; harmful
(Med.) Violent and rapid in its course; highly malignant
Apocalyptic is defined as something that refers to the Book of Revelation.
(Archaic) Revealing what is to come; prophetic
Characterized by an impassioned emphasis on damnation and eternal punishment
Dignified and solemn or sedate in manner or mien
Portending future disaster
Of or being an omen, especially an evil one.
The definition of portentous is having the feeling of evil or foreboding.
Resulting or likely to result in misfortune; inauspicious:
Very destructive; most unfortunate; disastrous
Resulting from or suggestive of evil intentions:
Malevolent is defined as someone or something that is harmful or evil.
Harmful or destructive:
Unpleasant or objectionable:
(Archaic) Subject to death; mortal
Affording advantage; favorable or beneficial.
(Law) For one's own benefit
The definition of helpful is someone or something that is useful, that provides assistance or aid, or that is prone to providing aid.
The definition of lucky is someone who has good fortune, something that brings good fortune, or something that results from good fortune and chance.
Having unexpected good fortune; lucky.
Find another word for baneful. In this page you can discover 44 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for baneful, like: evil, dire, ruinous, poisonous, pernicious, deadly, malignant, noxious, pestilent, pestilential and virulent.