Definitions for ghost

Definitions for (noun) ghost

Main entry: wraith, ghost, shade, specter, spectre, spook

Definition: a mental representation of some haunting experience

Usage: he looked like he had seen a ghost; it aroused specters from his past

Main entry: ghost, touch, trace

Definition: a suggestion of some quality

Usage: there was a touch of sarcasm in his tone; he detected a ghost of a smile on her face

Main entry: ghost

Definition: the visible disembodied soul of a dead person

Main entry: ghost, ghostwriter

Definition: a writer who gives the credit of authorship to someone else

Definitions for (verb) ghost

Main entry: ghost, ghostwrite

Definition: write for someone else

Usage: How many books have you ghostwritten so far?

Main entry: obsess, ghost, haunt

Definition: haunt like a ghost; pursue

Usage: Fear of illness haunts her

Main entry: ghost

Definition: move like a ghost

Usage: The masked men ghosted across the moonlit yard

Visual thesaurus for ghost