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hants

noun
plural of hant, dialect

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the soul of a dead person thought of especially as appearing to living people
  • they are so superstitious that they think they see hants everywhere

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“Hants.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hants. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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