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2 entries found for haunt.
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Main Entry: 1haunt
Pronunciation: primarystresshodotnt, primarystresshänt
Function: verb
1 : to visit often : FREQUENT <they haunted the antique shops>
2 a : to have a disturbing or harmful effect on <problems we ignore now will come back to haunt us> b : to come back to the mind of again and again <the song haunted me all day>
3 : to visit or live in as a ghost <spirits haunted the house>
- haunt·er noun
- haunt·ing·ly /-ieng-lemacron/ adverb

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