Examples of ghostly in a Sentence
A ghostly figure appears in the house at night.
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In another nod to the show's obsession with pop culture of that era, the Duffers looked to Richard Greenberg, who created the ghostly screen title for Alien, another major influence on the series.
From afar, the clothes hang in a mass like a ghostly chandelier adorning the nave of the church.
With Fisher now gone, chances could be better for a visit from ghostly Luke to mirror those of ghostly Yoda and Obi-Wan — either to Kylo or Rey.
In his cottage career as Guillermo del Toro’s most reliable creature actor, Doug Jones has transformed into everything from a mystical faun (Pan’s Labyrinth) to a ghostly mother (Crimson Peak).
Uptown Charlotte has its own ghostly version of the Bermuda Triangle, with three sites within 200 feet of each other that some say are haunted: The Dunhill Hotel, the Carolina Theatre and the McGlohon Theater.
The hounds of the unearthly Wild Hunt may be the best known of these ghostly dogs.
His worst ghostly enemies were neighborhood children who threw tacks at the windows.
García happily admits the influence in her acknowledgments, and, in a tip of the cap, makes the Sebaldian decision to intersperse her text with ghostly photographs.
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First Known Use of ghostly
before 12th century
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