Definition of ghost story in English:

ghost story

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noun

A story about ghosts, intended to be frightening.
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  • The story is a gothic ghost story set amid the backdrop of the Spanish Civil War.
  • He is the father of much genre writing - the detective story, the ghost story, science fiction, the psychological thriller.
  • It is the ghost story supreme - a ghost story with a vengeance.

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Pronunciation: ˈ(h)yo͞obris
noun
excessive pride or self-confidence