ghostlike


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Adj.1.ghostlike - resembling or characteristic of a phantom; "a ghostly face at the window"; "a phantasmal presence in the room"; "spectral emanations"; "spiritual tappings at a seance"
supernatural - not existing in nature or subject to explanation according to natural laws; not physical or material; "supernatural forces and occurrences and beings"

ghostlike

adjective
Gruesomely suggestive of ghosts or death:
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Ghostlike scents crept out of the meadows to meet us, and the fir wood before we came to the church was a living sweetness of Junebells growing in abundance.
There is a somber presence in each long, dull street; and the dark river creeps ghostlike under the black arches, as if bearing some hidden secret beneath its muddy waves.
It seemed strange and ghostlike in that dreary old house, perhaps because of the already tremulous state of his nerves.
Anything so weird, wild, and ghostlike I never imagined before even in a dream!
For a while the morning lights played upon the snow and the brown and swelling masses beneath, and then, as though to veil the majestic sight from our curious eyes, strange vapours and clouds gathered and increased around the mountains, till presently we could only trace their pure and gigantic outlines, showing ghostlike through the fleecy envelope.
A second and a third canoe came around the bend from below, glided ghostlike to the crossing of the runaways, and vanished in the mangroves.
The black veil, though it covers only our pastor's face, throws its influence over his whole person, and makes him ghostlike from head to foot.
Ghostlike we glide through nature, and should not know our place again.
26 (BNA): Two yellow burqas are on display at a television station in Kabul, bright versions of the blue ghostlike garments some women in the capital still wear.
The "Pocono Witch's" Paranormal and Psychic Weekend will also feature other ghostlike events that will be held at local businesses throughout the downtown area.
Despite her ghostlike appearance, she won over the viewers with her comedic acts and tricks that drew laughters and three yeses from the judges.
Visitors navigate the chambers filled with ghostlike images that suddenly appear.