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haunt

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haunt

noun

Definition of HAUNT

1
a place for spending time or for socializing <one of their favorite after-school haunts is Joe's Pizza>
2
chiefly dialect  the soul of a dead person thought of especially as appearing to living people <we heard the local tales of a haunt in the choir loft and of a specter in the graveyard>
Synonyms apparition, bogey (also bogie or bogy), familiar spirit, hant [dialect], haunt [chiefly dialect], materialization, phantasm (also fantasm), phantom, poltergeist, shade, shadow, specter (or spectre), spirit, spook, sprite, vision, visitant, wraith
Related Words angel, daimon, familiar, genie, genius, jinni (or jinn also djinni or djinn), shaitan; double, doppelgänger (or doppelganger), fetch; lemures, manes; incubus, lamia, succubus, vampire, zombie (also zombi); cacodemon, demon (or daemon), devil, fiend, ghoul, imp

February 28, 2015
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