phantom[ fan-tuhm ]SEE DEFINITION OF phantom
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PHANTOM
A phantom of him moving silent about the house fill the part as well!
He looked after his wife fixedly, without a word, as though she had been a phantom.
That which would remain in the cupel if one should assay a phantom.
The phantom that my mind pursued, was another and more real child.
What phantom of the brain did he pursue; and why did he look down so constantly?
This was like his phantom, or, if one may say so, without disrespect--his mummy.
Surely this was only another in that succession of phantom pictures.
Of this phantom he had never breathed a syllable to anybody.
It was that he had seen a phantom in the forest of Saint Germains.
On every hand, wherever his eye could rest, there rose a phantom of his lost and buried life.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR PHANTOM
- false impression
- fool's paradise
- head trip
- ignis fatuus
- optical illusion
- pipe dream
- difficult to catch