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Verb
To inhabit, or visit frequently (typically used in reference to ghosts)
“Sometimes, Phyconos would wonder if the spirits of the plague victims still haunt the town in which the vampires lived.”
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To frighten or terrify
“The bombing that resulted in so many casualties at Yan Shikou often came back to haunt me in my dreams.”
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To mentally worry or torment
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“Like the struggle faced by the incarcerated trying to fully reintegrate themselves back into society, the stigma of being a Pleasureland employee may haunt me for many years to come.”
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To preoccupy the mind of someone, typically in a troubling way
“I would like to tell you about one job I did under work for hire that continues to haunt me.”
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To be a regular patron or visitor of
“He would at times meet his painter, or haunt his favorite bookstores, or retire to Ravenstein to play golf.”
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To make emotionally sad or depressed
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To stay in the same place, position or level
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Do business at an establishment
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To attend, or be present at a given place or location
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Have recourse to
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Attack, terrorize
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To follow or chase after
Noun
A place inhabited or frequented by a person (or persons)
“Meanwhile, there are still signs of the pub being a favorite haunt of artists.”
Noun
(dialect, rare) A ghost or spirit
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Haunts don't wander much generally. They hang around their own burying ground, mainly.”
Noun
A building or place where one resides
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Noun
A place that is frequented for holidays or recreation or for a particular purpose
Noun
A place where a wild animal lives
Noun
A place where a particular event or activity is occurring or has occurred
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