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Meaning of HAUNTED

Pronunciation:  'hontid

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  having or showing excessive or compulsive concern with something; "became more and more haunted by the stupid riddle"; "was absolutely obsessed with the girl"; "got no help from his wife who was preoccupied with the children"; "he was taken up in worry for the old woman"
  2. [adj]  inhabited by or as if by apparitions; "a haunted house"
  3. [adj]  showing emotional affliction or disquiet; "her expression became progressively more haunted"

HAUNTED is a 7 letter word that starts with H.


 Synonyms: concerned, inhabited, obsessed, preoccupied, taken up(p), troubled



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Haunt"ed\, a.
Inhabited by, or subject to the visits of, apparitions;
frequented by a ghost.

      All houses wherein men have lived and died Are haunted
      houses.                                  --Longfellow.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming that you are being haunted indicates early unpleasant traumas and repressed feelings/memories. You are experiencing some fear or guilt about your past activities and thoughts.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: beset, dogged, fretted, ghost-haunted, ghost-ridden, harassed, harried, hounded, mindful, nagged, obsessed, persecuted, plagued, possessed, rankled, remembering, specter-haunted, spirit-haunted, spooked, spooky, tormented, unable to forget, vexed, worried, worried sick, worried stiff