Sentence Examples

  • The former vamp's baleful look remained, but his eyes were blue, not red.
  • William inherited the baleful lustre, without the substantial power, which his ancestors had given to the name of Orange.
  • How far he was personally responsible for the Anglican Settlement, the Poor Laws, and the foreign policy of the reign, how far he was thwarted by the baleful influence of Leicester and the caprices of the queen, remains to a large extent a matter of conjecture.
  • Philip happened to become the most prominent and most formidable type of a danger which was already threatening Greece before his baleful star arose.
  • In Wales its counterpart was Gwyllgi, "the Dog of Darkness," a frightful apparition of a mastiff with baleful breath and blazing red eyes.

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