haunt haunt  /ˈhɔnt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a frequently visited place
  2. (v) follow stealthily or recur constantly and spontaneously to
  3. (v) haunt like a ghost; pursue
  4. (v) be a regular or frequent visitor to a certain place

Usage(s):

  1. Parents hoped to haunt their children; maybe fear would keep them safe.
  2. Which is why McCain's much cleaner answer may come back to haunt him.
  3. The biofuels boom, in short, is one that could haunt the planet for generations--and it's only getting started.

News

  1. 'Breaking Amish: Brave New World': Rebecca Rejected For Job Because Of Show (VIDEO)

    Being a part of the first breakout season of " Breaking Amish " came back to haunt Rebecca on the latest episode of the spin-off series " Breaking Amish: Brave New World ." She was asking about getting a job at a restaurant when she was emphatically told, "No."
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Huffington Post

  2. Bonnaroo rocks and four other things to take home from a jam-packed music and arts festival

    MANCHESTER, Tenn. — Memories are a jumble walking out of the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. Days blend together, sound memories clash and surface. Hipster moustaches made from pink glow sticks haunt your dreams. And that smell. The horror.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  3. 5 moments to remember from jam-packed Bonnaroo

    MANCHESTER, Tenn. (AP) — Memories are a jumble walking out of the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. Days blend together, sound memories clash and surface. Hipster moustaches made from pink glow sticks haunt your dreams. And that smell. The horror.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "Failure in Iraq at this juncture would be a calamity that would haunt our nation, impair our credibility, and endanger Americans for decades to come," Robert M. Gates said yesterday upon taking the oath to be Secretary of Defense.
    on Dec 19, 2006 By: Robert Gates Source: Washington Post

  2. "I don't know if I said it or not. That's what they said I said," a grinning Podres recalled Saturday. "Probably young and dumb - something like that would haunt you your whole life. ...... You put on a big-league uniform, you've got to think...
    on Aug 28, 2005 By: Johnny Podres Source: San Diego Union Tribune

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