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haunt

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to go to or spend time in often
  • much of her time is spent haunting antique shops in search of unique knobs for the curio cabinets she builds

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haunt

noun

Synonyms of haunt (Entry 2 of 2)

1 a place for spending time or for socializing
  • one of their favorite after-school haunts is Joe's Pizza

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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

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The first known use of haunt was in the 14th century

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“Haunt.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/haunt. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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