Ghostly - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡoʊstli|  American pronunciation of the word ghostly
Brit.  |ˈɡəʊs(t)li|  British pronunciation of the word ghostly

adjective

- resembling or characteristic of a phantom(syn: apparitional, ghostlike, phantasmal, spectral, spiritual)

a ghostly face at the window

Examples

A ghostly figure appears in the house at night.

a ghostly figure in a white dress

a ghostly face at the window

A ghostly voice cried “Beware!”.

a ghostly apparition of a man

Word forms

adjective
comparative: ghostlier
superlative: ghostliest
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