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sprite

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of sprite

  1. 1 an imaginary being usually having a small human form and magical powers the child insisted that he'd seen a sprite hiding in the garden Synonyms of sprite brownie, dwarf, elf, faerie (also faery), fay, gnome, goblin, gremlin, hobgoblin, kobold, leprechaun, pixie (also pixy), puck, fairy, trollWords Related to sprite little people; kelpie, nixie; changeling; imp; banshee, ghoul, hag, ogre

  2. 2 the soul of a dead person thought of especially as appearing to living people told hair-raising stories of sprites and spectral ships Synonyms of sprite 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, ghost, vision, visitant, wraithWords Related to sprite 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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