ghostly

[gohst-lee]
adjective, ghostlier, ghostliest.
1.
of, characteristic of, or resembling a ghost; phantasmal; spectral.
2.
Literary. spiritual.

Origin:
before 900; Middle English; Old English gāstlīc. See ghost, -ly

ghostliness, noun
unghostly, adjective


1. wraithlike, phantom, ghostlike, unearthly.
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ghostly (ˈɡəʊstlɪ)
 
adj , -lier, -liest
1.  of or resembling a ghost; spectral: a ghostly face appeared at the window
2.  suggesting the presence of ghosts; eerie
3.  archaic of or relating to the soul or spirit
 
ghostliness
 
n

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Example sentences
Ultraviolet light causes the mushroomlike fruiting bodies of myxomycetes, or
  slime molds, to luminesce with a ghostly aura.
The presence of the tall ghostly figure, moving slowly through the halls, he
  took as a reproach to himself.
There was a ghostly presence in the room, as of dinners long since digested, of
  table-talk that had lost its actuality.
The few people inside are dressed in ghostly white protective suits.
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