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Synonyms for phantom
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. apparition, phantom, phantasm, phantasma, fantasm, specter, spectre(noun)

    a ghostly appearing figure

    "we were unprepared for the apparition that confronted us"

    Synonyms:
    spook, phantasma, shade, phantasm, shadow, apparition, specter, ghost, fantasm, wraith, spectre

    Antonyms:
    real(a)

  2. apparition, phantom, phantasm, phantasma, fantasm, shadow(adj)

    something existing in perception only

    "a ghostly apparition at midnight"

    Synonyms:
    phantasma, darkness, trace, phantasm, shadow, apparition, specter, dark, shadower, tincture, fantasm, tail, vestige, spectre

    Antonyms:
    real(a)

  3. phantom(adj)

    something apparently sensed but having no physical reality

    "seemed to hear faint phantom bells"; "the amputee's illusion of a phantom limb"

    Antonyms:
    real(a)

Wiktionary

  1. phantom(noun)

    Something apparently seen, heard, or sensed, but having no physical reality; a ghost or apparition; something elusive or delusive.

    Synonyms:
    ghost

  2. phantom(noun)

    An image that appears only in the mind; an illusion.

    Synonyms:
    ghost

  3. Phantom(propernoun)

    The comic The Phantom, and the character in it by the same name

    Synonyms:
    ghost

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. phantom

    Synonyms:
    PHANTASM

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    ghost, spectre, ghosts, phantoms, rosenfeld, specter, ghostbusters, phoney, gremlin

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