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ghost

(gōst) n.
1. The spirit of a dead person, especially one that is believed to appear to the living in bodily form or to haunt specific locations.
2. A person's spirit or soul: was sick for months and finally gave up the ghost.
4.
a. A slight or faint trace: just a ghost of a smile.
5. A faint, unwanted image, as:
a. An unwanted image on a television or radar screen caused by reflected waves.
b. A displaced image in a photograph caused by the optical system of the camera.
c. An unwanted spectral line caused by imperfections in a diffraction grating.
d. A displaced image in a mirror caused by reflection from the front of the glass.
7.
a. A nonexistent publication listed in bibliographies.
8. Physiology A red blood cell having no hemoglobin.
v.intr.
2. To move noiselessly like a ghost: 'Two young deer ghosted out of the woods' (Nancy M. Debevoise).
3. Informal To cut off all communication with someone, especially a romantic or sexual partner, without providing an explanation: ghosted on him after two dates.
v.tr.
2. Informal To ghostwrite: was hired to ghost the memoirs of a famous executive.
3. Informal To cut off all communication with (someone), especially a romantic or sexual partner, without providing an explanation: 'In some point in nearly every young millennial's life, they will be ghosted. And not by sad dead bodies from the graveyard, but by idiot living ones from the Internet' (Heather Dockray).
[Middle English gost, from Old English gāst, breath, spirit.]
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ghost

(ɡəʊst) n
1. the disembodied spirit of a dead person, supposed to haunt the living as a pale or shadowy vision; phantom.
2. a haunting memory: the ghost of his former life rose up before him.
3. a faint trace or possibility of something; glimmer: a ghost of a smile.
4. the spirit; soul (archaic, except in the phrase the Holy Ghost)
5. (General Physics) physics
a. a faint secondary image produced by an optical system
b. a similar image on a television screen, formed by reflection of the transmitting waves or by a defect in the receiver
7. (Library Science & Bibliography) Also called: ghost edition an entry recorded in a bibliography of which no actual proof exists
8. (Journalism & Publishing) another name for ghostwriter
9. (modifier) falsely recorded as doing a particular job or fulfilling a particular function in order that some benefit, esp money, may be obtained: a ghost worker.
10. give up the ghost
b. (of a machine) to stop working
vb
11. (Journalism & Publishing) another word for ghostwrite
13. (intr) to move effortlessly and smoothly, esp unnoticed: he ghosted into the penalty area.
[Old English gāst; related to Old Frisian jēst, Old High German geist spirit, Sanskrit hēda fury, anger]
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ghost

(goʊst)
n.
1. the soul of a dead person, a disembodied spirit imagined as wandering, often in vague or evanescent form, among the living and sometimes haunting them; wraith.
2. a mere shadow or semblance; trace: She's a ghost of her former self.
3. a remote possibility: not a ghost of a chance.
5. ghostwriter.
Ghost
6. a secondary, usu. faint or blurry image, as on a television screen or on a photographic negative or print.
v.t.
8. to haunt.
Idioms: give up the ghost,
b. to cease to function or exist.
[before 900; Middle English goost, Old English gāst, c. Old Frisian gāst, Old Saxon gēst, Old High German geist spirit]
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ghost


Past participle: ghosted
Gerund: ghosting
Imperative
ghost
ghost
Present
I ghost
you ghost
he/she/it ghosts
we ghost
you ghost
they ghost
Preterite
I ghosted
you ghosted
he/she/it ghosted
we ghosted
you ghosted
they ghosted
Present Continuous
I am ghosting
you are ghosting
he/she/it is ghosting
we are ghosting
you are ghosting
they are ghosting
Present Perfect
I have ghosted
you have ghosted
he/she/it has ghosted
we have ghosted
you have ghosted
they have ghosted
Past Continuous
I was ghosting
you were ghosting
he/she/it was ghosting
we were ghosting
you were ghosting
they were ghosting
Past Perfect
I had ghosted
you had ghosted
he/she/it had ghosted
we had ghosted
you had ghosted
they had ghosted
Future
I will ghost
you will ghost
he/she/it will ghost
we will ghost
you will ghost
they will ghost
Future Perfect
I will have ghosted
you will have ghosted
he/she/it will have ghosted
we will have ghosted
you will have ghosted
they will have ghosted
Future Continuous
I will be ghosting
you will be ghosting
he/she/it will be ghosting
we will be ghosting
you will be ghosting
they will be ghosting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been ghosting
you have been ghosting
he/she/it has been ghosting
we have been ghosting
you have been ghosting
they have been ghosting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been ghosting
you will have been ghosting
he/she/it will have been ghosting
we will have been ghosting
you will have been ghosting
they will have been ghosting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been ghosting
you had been ghosting
he/she/it had been ghosting
we had been ghosting
you had been ghosting
they had been ghosting
Conditional
I would ghost
you would ghost
he/she/it would ghost
we would ghost
you would ghost
they would ghost
Past Conditional
I would have ghosted
you would have ghosted
he/she/it would have ghosted
we would have ghosted
you would have ghosted
they would have ghosted
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Noun1.ghost - a mental representation of some haunting experience; 'he looked like he had seen a ghost'; 'it aroused specters from his past'
specter, wraith, spectre, spook, shade
fantasm, phantasm, phantasma, phantom, shadow, apparition - something existing in perception only; 'a ghostly apparition at midnight'
2.ghost - a writer who gives the credit of authorship to someone else
author, writer - writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)
3.ghost - the visible disembodied soul of a dead person
poltergeist - a ghost that announces its presence with rapping and the creation of disorder
soul, psyche - the immaterial part of a person; the actuating cause of an individual life
4.ghost - a suggestion of some quality; 'there was a touch of sarcasm in his tone'; 'he detected a ghost of a smile on her face'
proffer, proposition, suggestion - a proposal offered for acceptance or rejection; 'it was a suggestion we couldn't refuse'
Verb1.ghost - move like a ghost; 'The masked men ghosted across the moonlit yard'
go, locomote, move, travel - change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically; 'How fast does your new car go?'; 'We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus'; 'The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect'; 'The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell'; 'news travelled fast'
2.ghost - haunt like a ghost; pursue; 'Fear of illness haunts her'
preoccupy - engage or engross the interest or attention of beforehand or occupy urgently or obsessively; 'His work preoccupies him'; 'The matter preoccupies her completely--she cannot think of anything else'
3.ghost - write for someone else; 'How many books have you ghostwritten so far?'
authorship, penning, writing, composition - the act of creating written works; 'writing was a form of therapy for him'; 'it was a matter of disputed authorship'
author - be the author of; 'She authored this play'
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

ghost

noun
1.spirit, soul, phantom, spectre, spook(informal), apparition, wraith, shade(literary), revenant, phantasmThe village is said to be haunted by the ghosts of the dead children.
2.trace, shadow, suggestion, hint, suspicion, glimmer, semblanceHe gave the ghost of a smile.
Quotations
'Ghost stories appeal to our craving for immortality. If you can be afraid of a ghost, then you have to believe that a ghost may exist. And if a ghost exists then oblivion might not be the end' [Stanley Kubrick]
'Even the living were only ghosts in the making' [Pat Barker The Ghost Road]
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

ghost

noun1. A supernatural being, such as a ghost:
apparition, bogey, bogeyman, bogle, eidolon, phantasm, phantasma, phantom, revenant, shade, shadow, specter, spirit, visitant, wraith.
Regional: haunt.
2. A slight amount or indication:
breath, dash, hair, hint, intimation, semblance, shade, shadow, soupçon, streak, suggestion, suspicion, taste, tinge, touch, trace, whiff, whisper.
verb
Informal. To write for and credit authorship to another:
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духдушапривидениепризракфантом
duchpřízrakstrašidlo
árnyárnyalakárnyképfantomjelenés
draugur, afturganga
幽霊
animalarvalemuresmanesphasma
dvasiapaskutinį kvapą išleistišmėklašmėkliškasvaiduoklis
spookartefactgeest
duchfantommajakupiórwidmo
duhfantom
spökeandefantom
ma

ghost

Ghost Recon Breakpoint

[gəʊst]
A.Nfantasmam, espectrom (TV) → imagenffantasma
Holy Ghost (Rel) → EspíritumSanto
he hasn't the ghost of a chanceno tiene la másremotaposibilidad
she managed the ghost of a smileconsiguióesbozar un amago de sonrisa
to give up the ghost (= die) → entregar el alma (hum) [car, washing machine, etc] →

Ghost Adventures

B.VT [+ book] → escribir por otro
an autobiography ghosted by Petersuna autobiografíaescrita por el negro Peters
C.CPDghost imageN (Cine, TV) → imagenffantasma
ghost storyNcuentom de fantasmas
ghost townNpueblomfantasma
ghost trainNtrenmfantasma
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

ghost

[ˈgəʊst]n
to give up the ghost → rendre l'âme

Ghost Rider

Ghost
not the ghost of a chance → pas l'ombre d'une chance
the ghost of a chance of doing sth → l'ombre d'une chance de faire qch
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

ghost

n
(= apparition)Geistm, → Gespenstnt; (of sb)Geistm
(fig)with the ghost of a smilemit dem Anflug eines Lächelns; she gave the ghost of a smilesie lächeltezaghaft; I don’t have or stand the ghost of a chanceich habe nicht die geringsteChance
to give up the ghost(dated inf)seinen orden Geist aufgeben
(= writer)Ghostwriterm
vtto be ghostedvon einem Ghostwritergeschrieben sein; to have something ghostedsich(dat)etw von einem Ghostwriterschreibenlassen; to ghost somebody’s books/speechesfür jdnBücher/Reden (als Ghostwriter) schreiben

ghost

in cpdsGeister-;
ghost story
ghost town
ghost train
ghostwriter
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

ghost

[gəʊst]
1.nfantasmam, spettro
the ghost of a smile (fig) → una parvenza di sorriso
he hasn't the ghost of a chance (fig) → non ha la minimapossibilità
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

ghost

(gəust) noun
a spirit, usually of a dead person. Do you believe in ghosts?; Hamlet thought he saw his father's ghost. spook شَبَح призрак fantasma duch der Geist ånd; spøgelse φάντασμαfantasma vaim, tont روح aave fantôme רוח רפאים भूत duh, prikaza szellem hantu draugur, afturganga fantasma 幽霊 유령 dvasia, šmėkla, vaiduoklis parādība; rēgs; spoks hantu spookspøkelse, gjenferdduch شبح، روح، دمړه اروا( وائى چې دژوندى جسم په توګه څرګنديږى fantasma fantomă привидение duch duh duh spöke, vålnad ผี hayalet 鬼魂 привид بھوت ma 幽灵,鬼
ˈghostly adjective
of or like a ghost or ghosts. a ghostly figure. spookagtige شَبَحي призрачен fantasmagórico přízračný geisterhaft åndelig; spøgelsesagtig; spøgelses- που μοιάζει με φάντασμα fantasmagórico tontlik روح مانند aavemainen fantomatique של רוח רפאים प्रेतरूपी poput duha kísérteties seperti hantu draugalegur spettrale 幽霊のような 유령 같은 vaiduokliškas, šmėkliškas rēgains; spokains seperti hantu spookachtigspøkelsesaktig upiorny دارواپه ډول fantasmal fantomatic похожий на привидение hrôzostrašný kot duh sablasan spöklik, spök- เหมือนผี hayalet gibi 鬼(般)的 схожий на привид; примарний بھوت سے متعلق thuộc hoặc là ma 鬼的,幽灵似的
give up the ghost
to die. die gees gee يَموت умирам morrer vypustit duši den Geist aufgeben opgive ånden παραδίδω το πνεύμα entregar el alma hinge heitma مردن menettää henkensä rendre l'âme למות मरना ispustiti dušu kileheli a lelkét mati draugalega rendere l'anima 死ぬ 죽다 paskutinį kvapą išleisti izlaist garu; nomirt mati de geest geven oppgi ånden, dø wyzionąć ducha مړ کیدل morrer a muri испустить дух vypustiť dušu izdihniti umreti ge upp andan ยอมตาย ölmek, can vermek померти متوفی ہو جانا chết
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

ghost

شَبَح duch spøgelseGeistφάντασμαfantasma kummitusfantôme

Ghost Of Tsushima

duhfantasma 幽霊 유령spookspøkelseduchfantasmaпривидение spöke ผีhayalet ma
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009

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