Ghost synonyms and antonyms

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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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A ghostly apparition; a phantom.
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A slight difference or variation; a nuance:
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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 ghost or specter, especially seen just after a person's death.
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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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An unseen ghost which makes noises and causes disruption, especially by causing physical objects to move or fly about.
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A person or thing reborn.
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An image without real existence; phantom; apparition
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Plural form of being
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(Philos.) A mental impression of a real person or thing
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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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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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(Computers) A program or process that runs in the background but remains inactive until invoked.
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An unsubstantial being
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Of or relating to the miraculous.
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A nearby or adjoining region; vicinity:
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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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The act or power of seeing with the eye; sense of sight
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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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Of or relating to the soul or spirit; spiritual.
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(Of character) Dark, obscure.
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Consisting of spirit; not material; incorporeal.
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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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Being is defined as the state of existing or living or something that exists.
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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 write for and credit authorship to another
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To work as a ghostwriter.
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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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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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A facility; a knack:
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Evidence or an indication of the former presence or existence of something; a vestige:
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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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To make (a spirit, etc.) appear in bodily form
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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 stroke more than par on a hole
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One who writes for and gives credit of authorship to another.
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(Baseball, with “the”) The major leagues.
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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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The sense of what is proper, seemly, or least likely to give offense in a given social situation:
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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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A biological insulation garment; an air-tight, full-body suit intended to prevent the spread of contaminants.
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(Fiction) A deceased person who becomes reanimate to attack the living.
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A single hair of a beard or mustache.
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An animating force or underlying purpose; intention
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A gift or tip offered to get better service
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(Uncountable) The act or process of breathing.
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