Anything that appears unexpectedly or in an extraordinary way
Phantom is a ghost or something that seems to appear but that doesn't actually exist.
The definition of an illusion is an idea or something you can see that isn’t real.
In ancient Roman belief, the deified souls of the dead, esp. of dead ancestors
An inclination or tendency of a specified kind:
A perception of something that has no physical reality; figment of the mind; esp., a specter, or ghost
The definition of a demon is an evil spirit or a person or thing who is evil, or a person who does something with great enthusiasm and skill.
Any of various devices used to protect or screen from light and heat
The faculty of sight; eyesight:
The ghost of a dead person.
(Military slang) An unidentified aircraft, especially as observed as a spot on a radar screen, and often suspected to be hostile. (Also sometimes used as a synonym for bandit - an enemy aircraft)
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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
An image without real existence; phantom; apparition
A person or thing reborn.
A nearby or adjoining region; vicinity:
A place often visited
(Uncountable) Supernatural beings and events collectively. (When used with definite article: "the supernatural".)
The concept or character projected to the public, as by a person or institution, especially as interpreted by the mass media:
The direction in which an object, such as a building, faces; an outlook.
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