Ghost synonyms

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An inclination or tendency of a specified kind:
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Phantom is a ghost or something that seems to appear but that doesn't actually exist.
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An unexpected, wonderful, or preternatural appearance; especially something such as a ghost or phantom.
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An evil supernatural being; a devil.
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(Celt. Folklore) A water spirit, supposed to take the form of a horse and drown people
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A ghostly apparition; a phantom.
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A slight difference or variation; a nuance:
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(Religion, folklore) The spirit or essence of a person usually thought to consist of one's thoughts and personality. Often believed to live on after the person's death.
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The act or power of seeing with the eye; sense of sight
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An unseen ghost which makes noises and causes disruption, especially by causing physical objects to move or fly about.
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(Theol. --- proper) The chief evil spirit, a supernatural being subordinate to, and the foe of, God, and the tempter of human beings; Satan: typically depicted as a man with horns, a tail, and cloven feet
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A ghost or specter, especially seen just after a person's death.
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An image without real existence; phantom; apparition
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(Philos.) A mental impression of a real person or thing
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A person or thing reborn.
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An unsubstantial being
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In ancient Roman belief, the deified souls of the dead, esp. of dead ancestors
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Pertaining to the underworld; being beneath the earth.
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Of or relating to the miraculous.
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A nearby or adjoining region; vicinity:
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(Computers) A program or process that runs in the background but remains inactive until invoked.
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Of or relating to the soul or spirit; spiritual.
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The act or an instance of visiting; esp., an official visit to inspect or examine, as that made by a bishop to a church in his diocese
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An unsubstantial being
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Alternative spelling of specter.
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Something that exists as a particular and discrete unit:
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A place often visited
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Plural form of being
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Inappropriate to reality; forming part of a delusion.
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Above or beyond the mundane.
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A secret, hint, rumor, etc.
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(Of character) Dark, obscure.
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Consisting of spirit; not material; incorporeal.
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(Intransitive) To write under the name of another (especially literary works).
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(Greek mythology) One of the many fantastical offspring of Typhon and Echidna, a multi-headed monster represented as vomiting flames. It had the head of a lion, the body of a goat, and a dragon for a tail. Killed by the hero Bellerophon in Lycea.
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Touch, one of the five senses along with taste, smell, hearing and seeing, is defined as the act you do when you hold, caress, feel or otherwise encounter something with your hand.
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An unsubstantial being
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Having the appearance of a spectre; ghostly.
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A false belief that is resistant to confrontation with actual facts.
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A supernatural influence felt to be nearby:
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Alternative form of phantasm.
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An unsubstantial being
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(Biology) The outer portion of the continuous phase of cytoplasm of a cell, sometimes distinguishable as a somewhat rigid, gelled layer beneath the cell membrane.
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(Mythology) A spirit; a soul; a shade; also, an apparition.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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The definition of an intimation is a hint.
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A slight amount or indication
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A period, spell, or series
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To make (a spirit, etc.) appear in bodily form
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(Fiction) A deceased person who becomes reanimate to attack the living.
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A gift or tip offered to get better service
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Being is defined as the state of existing or living or something that exists.
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To write for and credit authorship to another
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One who visits; a guest; a visitor.
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The definition of a tinge is a small amount of coloring, flavor, or some other quality.
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A faint indication; hint; trace
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To haunt or trouble in mind, esp. to an abnormal degree; preoccupy greatly
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The way things seem to be
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The definition of an alter ego is someone with whom you are very close friends.
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One who writes for and gives credit of authorship to another.
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A single hair of a beard or mustache.
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(Uncountable) The act or process of breathing.
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(Baseball, with “the”) The major leagues.
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One stroke more than par on a hole
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A biological insulation garment; an air-tight, full-body suit intended to prevent the spread of contaminants.
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An animating force or underlying purpose; intention
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A statement conveying information in an indirect fashion; a clue:
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The process by which an idea is brought to the mind through its connection or association with another idea already in the mind
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The sense of what is proper, seemly, or least likely to give offense in a given social situation:
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One of two straps, chains, or ropes of a harness, extending from the collar or breastplate to a whippletree attached to a vehicle or thing to be drawn; a tug.
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The definition of a hair is a fine, thread-like strand that grows on people and animals.
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