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Baleful
harmful
Balm
soothing, healing influence
Banal
trite, overly common
Bane
something causing death, destruction, or ruin
Bastion
fortification, stronghold
Bay (v.)
to bark, especially in a deep, prolonged way
Beguile
to decieve, mislead; charm
Belabor
to insist repeatedly or harp on
Belie
to misrepresent; expose as false
Beneficent
kindly, charitable; doing good deeds; producing good effects
Benighted
unenlightened
Benign
kindly, gentle, or harmless
Bequeath
to give or leave through a will; to hand down
Berate
to scold harshly
Beseech
to beg, plead, implore
Bestial
beastly, animal-like
Blanch
to pale; take the color out of
Blandish
to coax with flattery
Blight (v.)
to afflict, destroy
Bombastic
using high-sounding but meaningless language
Boor
crude person, one lacking manners or taste
Broach (v.)
to mention or suggest for the first time
Burgeon
to sprout or flourish
Burnish
to polish, make smooth and bright