Sentence Examples


  • And his son were very unfriendly, and there existed between them the jealousy which Stubbs calls the "incurable bane of royalty."
  • Bane, were afterwards kings of the Scots.
  • Impressed by the belief that verbosity was the bane of science, he carried terseness to an extreme which frequently created obscurity, and this in no branch of zoology more than in that which relates to birds.
  • Fogs are common on the coast, and east wind drizzles; the north-east winds being the weather bane of spring and late autumn.
  • I am your faithful slave and to you alone I can confess that my children are the bane of my life.

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