Synonyms of bane in English:

bane


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noun

1‘scurvy was the bane of seamen two centuries ago’

SYNONYMS
scourge, ruin, death, plague, ruination, destruction
torment, torture, menace, suffering, pain, distress, hardship, cross to bear, burden, thorn in one's flesh, thorn in one's side, bitter pill, affliction, calamity, despair, trouble, misery, woe, tribulation, misfortune, nuisance, pest, headache, trial, blight, curse, nightmare