haunt

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈhɔːnt/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/hɔnt, hɑnt/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(hônt, hänt; for 10 also hant)



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haunt

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. [ghosts] haunted the [mansion]
  2. [a ghost, a prankster, a creaking door, an eerie noise] haunted the [visitors]
  3. haunt the [visitors, children, guests, owners, family]
  4. (she) was haunted by [ghosts, evil spirits, demons]
  5. the [building, mansion, hospital, house] was haunted by [ghosts]
  6. [said, claimed, thought] to haunt
  7. haunted by [memories, the past, the experience]
  8. memories of [love, the fateful day] (still) haunt me
  9. have haunted her [forever, ever since]
  10. the [mistake, failure, decision] haunted him (for years)
  11. [places, bars] they haunted
n
  1. the [bar, club] is his favorite haunt
  2. a favorite haunt of [writers, singers]
  3. visiting some of our old haunts
  4. returned to his [old, favorite] haunt
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