doppelganger

[ dop-uh l-gang-er; German daw-puh l-geng-er ]SEE DEFINITION OF doppelganger

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Mr. Westfall began to watch for Louise and to trot after her like a doppelganger.

WORD ORIGIN

1830, from German Doppelgänger, literally "double-goer," originally with a ghostly sense. See double + gang (n.). Sometimes half-anglicized as doubleganger.

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