ghost ghost  /ˈɡoʊst/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a mental representation of some haunting experience
  2. (n) a writer who gives the credit of authorship to someone else
  3. (n) the visible disembodied soul of a dead person
  4. (n) a suggestion of some quality
  5. (v) move like a ghost
  6. (v) haunt like a ghost; pursue
  7. (v) write for someone else

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. A vessel in a fleet of controversial former US Navy 'ghost ships' arrives at a Hartlepool breakers' yard.
  2. In modern-day Yemen, in an area with people genetically linked to the Lemba, Parfitt found a ghost town by that name.
  3. A score of golfers sat at lunch and with them sat a ghost.

News

  1. Ghost Hunter Keith Age

    Ghost hunter and host of the SyFy series ‘Spooked’ Keith Age joins Bill Leff to preview his upcoming appearances in Illinois at the Roff House as well as other things that go bump in the night. For more information about …
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WGN Radio Chicago

  2. Ghost in the Shell Arise's 1st 8 Minutes Posted with English Subs

    Ghost Pain's beginning also streamed in HD without subtitles
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Anime News Network

  3. Ghost Ranch to reopen with another new concept

    The Ghost Ranch will reopen to the public Saturday night. The bar is now having live music and hosting private events.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Steamboat Pilot & Today

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Quotes

  1. "It's about bones, but not in a ghost kind of way - unless we're talking about the ghost of couture," he joked.
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Jean Paul Gaultier Source: WBRC

  2. "The ghost of Red [was] just looking over us," Pierce said. "I think he kind of tapped it in the right direction. It sort of put a smile on my face."
    on May 19, 2005 By: Paul Pierce Source: Baltimore Sun

  3. "A few months ago, this place was a ghost town, a no-go zone," Gates told marines at their outpost lined with dirt-filled barriers and razor wire.
    on Mar 7, 2010 By: Robert Gates Source: AFP

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