ghost - definition and synonyms

 
 
noun [countable] 

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/ɡəʊst/
singularghost
pluralghosts
  1. 1
    the spirit of a dead person that someone sees or hears

    Do you believe in ghosts?

    the ghost of someone:

    The ghost of a murdered woman is said to walk in the castle at night.

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  2.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    2
    have the ghost of a chance to have even a very small chance of succeeding

    I know I don't have a ghost of a chance for advancement.

    Submitted on 30/07/2016