Definition of balefully adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

balefully

 adverb
adverb
BrE BrE//ˈbeɪlfəli//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbeɪlfəli//
 
(literary)
 
jump to other results
in a way that seems to threaten to do something evil or to hurt somebody The bird glared balefully at us.