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 slight difference or variation; a nuance:
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A ghostly apparition; a phantom.
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The act or power of seeing with the eye; sense of sight
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An unsubstantial being
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A person or thing reborn.
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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 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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(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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Pertaining to the underworld; being beneath the earth.
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Of or relating to the miraculous.
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An image without real existence; phantom; apparition
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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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A ghost or specter, especially seen just after a person's death.
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(Philos.) A mental impression of a real person or thing
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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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(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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An unsubstantial being
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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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(Mythology) A spirit; a soul; a shade; also, an apparition.
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Alternative form of phantasm.
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Plural form of being
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The way things seem to be
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Of or relating to the soul or spirit; spiritual.
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Consisting of spirit; not material; incorporeal.
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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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A single hair of a beard or mustache.
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(Uncountable) The act or process of breathing.
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(Intransitive) To write under the name of another (especially literary works).
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Having the appearance of a spectre; ghostly.
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A supernatural influence felt to be nearby:
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Alternative spelling of specter.
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Being is defined as the state of existing or living or something that exists.
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Something that exists as a particular and discrete unit:
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One stroke more than par on a hole
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A place often visited
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(Baseball, with “the”) The major leagues.
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To write for and credit authorship to another
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To haunt or trouble in mind, esp. to an abnormal degree; preoccupy greatly
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Inappropriate to reality; forming part of a delusion.
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(Of character) Dark, obscure.
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Above or beyond the mundane.
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The definition of an alter ego is someone with whom you are very close friends.
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An animating force or underlying purpose; intention
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A false belief that is resistant to confrontation with actual facts.
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One who visits; a guest; a visitor.
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To make (a spirit, etc.) appear in bodily form
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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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A statement conveying information in an indirect fashion; a clue:
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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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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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The definition of a tinge is a small amount of coloring, flavor, or some other quality.
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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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A faint indication; hint; trace
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A secret, hint, rumor, etc.
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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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(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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The definition of a hair is a fine, thread-like strand that grows on people and animals.
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One who writes for and gives credit of authorship to another.
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