With the big day looming, young gun Tommy clashes with a baleful old timer (convincing Frank Harper) and finds himself plagued by dreams that foretell a death by booting.
These groups point to a number of situations in which the proposal could have baleful effects on the rights of other workers or on customers.
Riffs should be big, brooding, baleful things.
She wiped at it furtively, casting a baleful glance around to see if anyone noticed.
The gaze of pale blue eyes fell upon his face fully, a cold glare, baleful , bitter, rough, but at the same time - lonely and easy to hurt.
They're sitting on my ‘to read’ shelf next to my desk right now, staring up at me with baleful spines as if to warn me that if I don't read them soon, there'll be trouble.
I saw the baleful look she shot me in the dim light coming from the street.
But clearly they were seeking protection from something they perceived to be potentially baleful or harmful.
The second is the baleful effect of regulation.
The successful lobbying for deregulation of the electricity supply in California has had baleful consequences that hardly merit repeating.