[n] a mental representation of some haunting experience; "he looked like he had seen a ghost"; "it aroused specters from his past"
[n] a suggestion of some quality; "there was a touch of sarcasm in his tone"; "he detected a ghost of a smile on her face"
[n] the visible disembodied soul of a dead person
[n] a writer who gives the credit of authorship to someone else
[v] write for someone else; "How many books have you ghostwritten so far?"
[v] haunt like a ghost; pursue; "Fear of illness haunts her"
[v] move like a ghost; "The masked men ghosted across the moonlit yard"
ghostwrite, ghostwriter, haunt, obsess, shade, specter, spectre, spook, touch, trace, wraith