adjective see ghost I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Ghostlike — Ghost like , a. Like a ghost; ghastly. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ghostlike — /ˈgoʊstlaɪk/ (say gohstluyk) adjective resembling a ghost: a ghostlike pallor; a ghostlike face …   Australian English dictionary

  • ghostlike — adjective Seemingly invisible; as a ghost, similar to a ghost …   Wiktionary

  • ghostlike — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Gruesomely suggestive of ghosts or death: cadaverous, deadly, deathlike, deathly, ghastly, ghostly, spectral. See LIVE …   English dictionary for students

  • ghostlike — adj. resembling a ghost, ghostly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ghostlike — adjective resembling or characteristic of a phantom (Freq. 1) a ghostly face at the window a phantasmal presence in the room spectral emanations spiritual tappings at a seance • Syn: ↑apparitional, ↑ghostly, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • ghostly — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. ghostlike, spectral, phantasmal. See demon. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Concerning a ghost] Syn. ghostlike, pale, wan; see frightful 1 . 2. [Concerning the soul] Syn. spiritual, holy, religious; see… …   English dictionary for students

  • Trisomie 21 (groupe) — Trisomie 21 Pays d’origine Denain, Nord, France Genre musical New wave, Coldwave, musique industrielle Années d activité depuis 1980 Membres Hervé Lomprez Philippe Lomprez …   Wikipédia en Français

  • spectral — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. phantom, unearthly, ghostlike; see frightful 1 , ghastly . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. ghostly, phantom, phantasmal, eerie. III (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Gruesomely suggestive of ghosts or death: cadaverous …   English dictionary for students

  • ghost — I. noun Etymology: Middle English gost, gast, from Old English gāst; akin to Old High German geist spirit, Sanskrit heḍa anger Date: before 12th century 1. the seat of life or intelligence ; soul < give up the ghost > 2. a disembodied soul;… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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