Synonyms of 'bete noire'

affliction, anathema, bane, bogey, bogeyman, bogle, boogeyman, bug, bugaboo, bugbear, bugger, burden, calamity, curse, death, destruction, detestation, disease, Dracula, evil, Frankenstein, frightener, ghost, ghoul, grievance, harm, hate, hobgoblin, horror, incubus, infliction, monster, nightmare, ogre, pest, pestilence, phantom, plague, revenant, scarecrow, scourge, specter, succubus, terror, thorn, torment, vampire, vexation, visitation, werewolf, woe