Of a location, frequented by a ghost or ghosts. Category:en:Horror
‘The hotel was haunted by a disembodied spirit.’;
(informal) Eerie, or suggestive of ghosts or the supernatural.
Obsessed (by an idea, threat, etc.).
‘a soldier haunted by the memories of combat’;
(informal) Spooked; afraid; frightened.
Showing a feeling of being disturbed.
‘a haunted expression’;
(informal) Unpredictably excitable; skittish (used especially of horses).
simple past tense and past participle of haunt
‘According to local legend, a ghost has haunted the mansion for two hundred years.’;
suggestive of the supernatural; mysterious;
‘an eerie feeling of deja vu’;
Inhabited by, or subject to the visits of, apparitions; frequented by a ghost.
‘All houses wherein men have lived and diedAre haunted houses.’;
unpredictably excitable (especially of horses)
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’;
showing emotional affliction or disquiet;
‘her expression became progressively more haunted’;
inhabited by or as if by apparitions;
‘a haunted house’;