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Synonyms for spook
spuk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. creep, weirdo, weirdie, weirdy, spook(noun)

    someone unpleasantly strange or eccentric

    Synonyms:
    wraith, creep, shade, specter, weirdie, ghost, loony, weirdo, nutcase, looney, spectre, crawling, crazy, weirdy, creeping, crawl

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

    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, spectre, subtlety, tone, creep, fantasm, refinement

  3. spook(verb)

    frighten or scare, and often provoke into a violent action

    "The noise spooked the horse"

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    scare, frighten, spy, ghost, startle, shiner

How to pronounce spook?

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Veena
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