haunt definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To inhabit, visit, or appear to in the form of a ghost or other supernatural being.
    • to see often; frequent: haunted the movie theaters.
    • to come calmly to your brain of continuously; obsess: a riddle that haunted me all morning.
    • To be continually present in; pervade: the melancholy that haunts the composer's music.
    • To frequent; to turn to regularly; to visit pertinaciously or intrusively; to intrude upon.
    • To inhabit or frequent as a specter; to go to as a ghost or apparition; -- said of spirits or ghosts, specially of lifeless folks.
    • to train; to dedicate your self to.
    • To accustom; to habituate.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To recur or see frequently, particularly as a ghost.
    • To continue in keeping or visiting.
  • noun:
    • a location much frequented.
    • Chiefly Southern U.S. A ghost or other supernatural being.
    • a spot where a person is on a regular basis discovered; a hangout.
    • A ghost.
    • A place to which one often resorts
    • The habit of turning to someplace.
    • Practice; ability.
    • somewhere of frequent resort or visitation; somewhere which any being, or, figuratively, some high quality or characteristic, is commonly manifested or seen.
    • a finite area assigned to or possessed by one for his habitation or even the practice of their profession; a district.
    • The work, routine, or customized of relying on a location.
    • Custom; rehearse; skill.
    • A disembodied spirit designed to haunt a particular spot; a ghost.
    • a frequently checked out spot
  • verb:
    • To inhabit, or see regularly (most frequently found in reference to spirits).
    • In order to make uneasy, restless.
    • To stalk, to check out
    • to call home constantly; to stay, to stay.
    • To accustom; habituate; make familiar with.
    • To practise.
    • follow stealthily or recur continuously and spontaneously to
    • haunt like a ghost; pursue
    • be a frequent or regular customer to a particular spot
  • others:
    • To constant or see; turn to much or usually, or perhaps much about; visit customarily.
    • To come or recur to persistently, so as to not be avoided or driven away; go to or come with therefore continuously on be annoying or offensive; intrude upon continually.
    • particularly, to reappear often to after demise; go to constantly in a disembodied condition, as a supposed nature, ghost, or specter.
    • To devote one's self to; practise; realize; usage.
    • to-be much about; be present usually or persistently; get or check out usually; resort.
    • To reappear, as a disembodied character.

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