ghostly

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ghostly englannista suomeksi

  1. aavemainen

  1. aavemainen

ghostly englanniksi

  1. Of or pertaining to ghosts or spirits.

  2. (ux)

  3. Spooky; frightening.

  4. 1929, Robert Dean Frisbee, ''The Book of Puka-Puka'' (republished by Eland, 2019; p. 35):

  5. Scores of coconut-shell fires blazed with their characteristic glaring white flame, throwing grotesque shadows on the brown thatched huts, dancing in fairylike shimmerings among the domes of coconut fronds, casting ghostly reaches of light through the adjacent graveyards, and silhouetting the forms of ''pareu''-clad natives at work cleaning their fish or laying them on the live coals to broil.
  6. 2019, Dave Eggers, ''The Parade'', Vintage Books N.Y., p. 134

  7. His lips were chapped and lined with a ghostly purple fringe.
  8. Relating to the soul; not carnal or secular; spiritual.

  9. ''a ghostly confessor''

  10. (RQ:Book of Common Praye)

  11. Save and defend us from our ghostly enemies.
  12. (RQ:Taylor Holy Living)