Definition of phantom:
phantasma, shade, beings, tincture, tail, vestige, darkness, delusion, apparition, bogle, visitant, shadow, spook, bogeyman, specter, trace, revenant, shadower, spectre, bogey, eidolon, haunt, supernatural, unreal, dark, wraith, fantasm.
- ghost (part of speech: noun)
- unsubstantiality (part of speech: noun)
" While I believed that the phantom had appeared to me as the fatal messenger of death, there was no comfort- there was misery, rather, in hearing her say that no power on earth should make her desert me, and that she would live for me, and for me only, through every trial.- "The Queen of Hearts", Wilkie Collins Last Updated: January 3, 2009.
- "The Keeper of the Door", Ethel M. Dell.
- "The Grey Cloak", Harold MacGrath.