Definition of 'bane'
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The list does not include keepers, they were the bane of my life so we can keep that list for another time. The Sun (2016)What is the bane of your life? Times, Sunday Times (2015)These slippers have been the bane of my life. What the Bee Knows - reflections on myth, symbol and story (1989)The stress of permanent digital connection is a bane of modern life. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He said my conversations about him were the bane of his life. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The costume was too heavy, with a white bonnet that was the bane of my life. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It's vital they are viewed with affection rather than seen as a bane of modern life. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's been the bane of my life for the last two years. The Sun (2012)For years, my eyebrows have been the bane of my life. The Sun (2013)Arts PRs are often the bane of my life. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I soon found that hills are as much boon as bane. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Finishing has become a bane. Times, Sunday Times (2011)That very size is China's boon and its bane. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But not any more, and especially not when it comes to the bane of my life: social networking. The Sun (2012)Before you groan, I agree that they are the bane of modern life. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is the bane of modern life. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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