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Ghost

Synonyms for ghost:

Sense 1

bogey, bogeyman, hack, revenant, ghostly, Eidolon, Jinn, soul, Bogle.

Sense 2

guardian angel, shape, whisker, visitant, haunted, vision, whiff, doppelganger, author, manifestation.

Sense 3

spectral, intimation, semblance.

Sense 4

presence, whisper, hair, streak.

Sense 6

breath.

compose

ghostwrite.

goblin

bogy.

spirit

poltergeist.

Sense 1 (noun)

demon, vision.

Sense 3 (noun)

bogey, Eidolon, Bogle, visitant, bogeyman.

Sense 4 (noun)

hair, whisper, semblance, whisker, breath, intimation, whiff, streak.

cognition (noun)

shade, wraith, spook, spectre, specter.

deputy (noun)

assignee, assistant, deputy, double, spokesman, figurehead, delegate, attorney, acolyte, substitute, agent, servant, emissary, lieutenant, helper, envoy, surrogate, attendant, arm, backup, second, token, mouthpiece, spokeswoman, dummy, stand in, proxy, helpmate, aide, understudy, appointee, alternate, nominee, auxiliary, representative.

ghost (noun)

ghostwrite, chimera, phantom, haunt, daemon, ghoul, horror, spectre, shadow, vampire, hobgoblin, monster, Phantasm, shade, bogey man, obsess, myth, trace, specter, dracula, nightmare, apparition, wraith, touch, terror, frankenstein, incubus, bugaboo, ghostwriter, bugbear, illusion, spook, succubus, spirit, werewolf, ogre.

spirit of the dead (noun)

apparition, phantom, vampire, soul, daemon, demon, poltergeist, vision, specter, shadow, Phantasm, revenant, shade, Eidolon, spook, haunt, wraith.

substitute (noun)

substitute.

vision (noun)

wraith.

Usage examples for ghost:

  • It had been such pretty fire, and such a beautiful ghost. - "The Literary Sense", E. Nesbit.
  • Then he nodded, and smiled the ghost of a smile. - "The Flying Legion", George Allan England.
  • It's not a ghost you're looking at. - "Fort Lafayette or, Love and Secession", Benjamin Wood.

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