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phantasm

noun
variants: also

fantasm

Synonyms and Antonyms of phantasm

  1. 1 a conception or image created by the imagination and having no objective reality frightened by the phantasms of his own making Synonyms of phantasm chimera, conceit, daydream, delusion, dream, fancy, figment, hallucination, illusion, nonentity, fantasy (also fantasm), pipe dream, unreality, visionWords Related to phantasm ignis fatuus, mirage, will-o'-the-wisp; brainchild, idea; concoction, fable, fabrication, fiction, invention; envisaging, imaging, visualization; cloud-cuckoo-land, cloudland, Shangri-la, utopia; daymare, nightmareNear Antonyms of phantasm actuality, fact, reality

  2. 2 the soul of a dead person thought of especially as appearing to living people believed that she'd seen the phantasm of her father on the anniversary of his death Synonyms of phantasm apparition, bogey (also bogie or bogy), familiar spirit, hant [dialect], haunt [chiefly dialect], materialization, ghost (also fantasm), phantom, poltergeist, shade, shadow, specter (or spectre), spirit, spook, sprite, vision, visitant, wraithWords Related to phantasm 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


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