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Princeton's WordNet

  1. haunted, obsessed, preoccupied, taken up(p)(adj)

    having or showing excessive or compulsive concern with something

    "became more and more haunted by the stupid riddle"; "was absolutely obsessed with the girl"; "got no help from his wife who was preoccupied with the children"; "he was taken up in worry for the old woman"

  2. haunted(adj)

    showing emotional affliction or disquiet

    "her expression became progressively more haunted"

  3. haunted(adj)

    inhabited by or as if by apparitions

    "a haunted house"

Wiktionary

  1. haunted(Adjective)

    Of a location, frequented by a ghost or ghosts.

  2. haunted(Adjective)

    Obsessed (by an idea, threat, etc.).

  3. haunted(Adjective)

    Showing a feeling of being disturbed.

    a haunted expression

Webster Dictionary

  1. Haunted

    of Haunt

  2. Haunted(adj)

    inhabited by, or subject to the visits of, apparitions; frequented by a ghost

Freebase

  1. Haunted

    Haunted is a 2005 novel by Chuck Palahniuk. The plot is a frame story for a series of 23 short stories, most preceded by a free verse poem. Each story is followed by a chapter of the main narrative, is told by a character in main narrative, and ties back into the main story in some way. Typical of Palahniuk's work, the dominant motifs in Haunted are sexual deviance, sexual identity, homosexuality, desperation, social distastefulness, disease, murder, death, and existentialism. The synopsis on the dustjacket describes Haunted as a satire of reality television, but according to Palahniuk, the novel is actually about "the battle for credibility" that has resulted from the ease with which one can publish through the use of modern technology. The cover of the 2006 U.S. trade paperback reprint features a glow-in-the-dark image.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of haunted in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of haunted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of haunted in a Sentence

  1. Linda Kay Klein:

    The fictions I had learned in church haunted me, i thought if you were in a hot tub and someone ejaculated, [ sperm ] would somehow get over to you. Sex created such a sense of shame that not only could I not have [ it ], I had nightmares and constant nagging thoughts of how far we had gone sexually.

  2. MG:

    You're the most uninvited ever, Yet you force and barge in. You come with such a despise, Which bring forth sadness and torments which we cannot suffice. You leave the scars that couldn't be healed And memories that cannot be faded. Yet you come!! I curse you that you wouldn't see the bleak light of happiness for all eternity!! And be haunted by darkest demons of fraternity.

  3. Eric Hoffer:

    Passionate hatred can give meaning and purpose to an empty life. Thus people haunted by the purposelessness of their lives try to find a new content not only by dedicating themselves to a holy cause but also by nursing a fanatical grievance. A mass movement offers them unlimited opportunities for both.

  4. Brandi Glanville:

    I was haunted by tweets every single day, what is he going to tweet next?

  5. Mark Kantrowitz:

    Unless there is a specific reason why your home is worth much less, an appraisal is unlikely to yield much of an adjustment, but, who knows? Perhaps your home is haunted, or has toxic mold, or is infested with thousands of snakes.

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