What is another word for haunt?

Synonyms for haunt
hɔnt, hɑnt; for 10 also hænthaunt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. haunt, hangout, resort, repair, stamping groundverb

    a frequently visited place

    Synonyms:
    repair, mending, reparation, fixture, resort, stamping ground, mend, fix, fixing, hangout, holiday resort, refuge, resort hotel, recourse

  2. haunt, stalkverb

    follow stealthily or recur constantly and spontaneously to

    "her ex-boyfriend stalked her"; "the ghost of her mother haunted her"

    Synonyms:
    frequent, stalk, ghost, obsess

  3. haunt, obsess, ghostverb

    haunt like a ghost; pursue

    "Fear of illness haunts her"

    Synonyms:
    frequent, ghostwrite, stalk, ghost, obsess

  4. frequent, hauntverb

    be a regular or frequent visitor to a certain place

    "She haunts the ballet"

    Synonyms:
    sponsor, ghost, stalk, buy at, shop at, patronize, frequent, patronise, shop, obsess

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hauntverb

    Synonyms:
    frequent, resort to

  2. hauntnoun

    Synonyms:
    retreat, resort, den, place much frequented

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. hauntnoun

    Synonyms:
    resort

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "haunt":

    persecute, torment

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How to use haunt in a sentence?

  1. President Barack Obama:

    It continues to haunt me, it was one of the worst days of my presidency.

  2. William Shakespeare:

    Our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.

  3. Tom Kloza:

    This is a big deal, it is the biggest shock to the oil markets since [ Hurricane ] Katrina. And like Hurricane Katrina it will likely haunt us for months, at least weeks.

  4. Grace Murray Hopper:

    I am now going to make you a gift that will stay with you the rest of your life. For the rest of your life, every time you say 'We've always done it that way,' my ghost will appear and haunt you for twenty-four hours.

  5. Demetrice Naulings:

    When you tell your friend that you're gonna take care of him, and then to walk out of there and he's not with you, is something that's going to hurt and haunt, you remember that face that he gave you, that face that said: 'Don't let go. If you make it, make sure I make it too.'.


Translations for haunt

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  • تطاردArabic
  • strašit, obcházet, pronásledovatCzech
  • hjemsøgeDanish
  • στέκι, στοιχειώνωGreek
  • guaridaSpanish
  • olla, ruokintapaikka, varjostaa, kantapaikka, vaivata, asustella, vakiopaikka, majaillaFinnish
  • hanter, séjourner, poursuivre, habiter, effrayer, point de rencontreFrench
  • lakik, kísért, követHungarian
  • tormentareItalian
  • 出没Japanese
  • poke, kuku, ripoingaMāori
  • wonen, verblijven, achtervolgen, rondspoken, trefpunt, beklemmenDutch
  • assombrarPortuguese
  • посещать, навещать, появляться, обитать, преследоватьRussian
  • träffpunkt, förfölja, mötesplats, bo, hemsökaSwedish
  • వెంటాడుTelugu
  • หลอกหลอนThai
  • переслідуватиUkrainian
  • 出没Chinese

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