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Synonyms for spectre
ˈspɛk tər

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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, phantom, wraith

  2. ghost, shade, spook, wraith, specter, spectre(noun)

    a mental representation of some haunting experience

    "he looked like he had seen a ghost"; "it aroused specters from his past"

    Synonyms:
    phantasma, phantom, wraith, shade, shadowiness, shadiness, touch, weirdo, weirdy, nuance, weirdie, specter, ghost, tincture, ghostwriter, tint, nicety, apparition, trace, phantasm, tad, spook, subtlety, tone, creep, fantasm, refinement

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. spectre

    Synonyms:
    apparition, ghost, shade, shadow, spirit, larva

    Antonyms:
    body, substance, flesh, personality

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. spectre(n.)

    Synonyms:
    [Written also Specter.] apparition, ghost, spirit, shade, phantom, phantasm, illusion, ogre, sprite, GOBLIN, HOBGOBLIN

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    spectrum, specter, phantom, ghost, spectra, scarecrow, range

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