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sprites

noun
plural of sprite

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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

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2 the soul of a dead person thought of especially as appearing to living people
  • told hair-raising stories of sprites and spectral ships

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“Sprites.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sprites. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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