There are 2 translations of ghost in Spanish:

ghost1

Pronunciation: /gəʊst/

n

  • 1 1.1 (phantom) fantasma (m), espíritu (m) you look as if you've seen a ghost! ¡parece que hubieras visto un fantasma! to lay the ghost of sth/sb (to rest) enterrar el recuerdo de algo/algn the reconciliation with my father laid the ghost of my unhappy childhood la reconciliación con mi padre me libró de la sombra de mi desgraciada niñez (before n) ghost story historia (f) de fantasmas ghost ship buque (m) fantasma ghost town pueblo (m) fantasma 1.2 (hint, trace) the ghost of a smile una sonrisa apenas esbozada, un amago de sonrisa they do not have the o a ghost of a chance no tienen ni la más remota posibilidad 1.3 (soul) [archaic/arcaico] alma (f‡) to give up the ghost [colloquial/familiar] pasar a mejor vida [familiar/colloquial], sonar* (CS) [familiar/colloquial] I think the TV's given up the ghost [humorístico/humorous] creo que la tele se ha escoñado [fam & hum], creo que la tele sonó (CS) [familiar/colloquial]

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Word of the day hache
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llámale hache = call it what you like or what you will …
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The people who lived between the rivers Amazon and Plate, and their language were the guaraní. The Guarani language is an official language in Paraguay. It is also spoken in parts of Argentina, Bolivia, and Brazil. The Jesuit missionaries in Paraguay wrote Guarani dictionaries and grammars, hymns and catechisms. Guarani acquired a symbolic status in Paraguay during the Chaco War with Bolivia, 1932-35. Today many Paraguayans with hardly any indigenous blood speak Guarani better than Spanish.

There are 2 translations of ghost in Spanish:

ghost2

vt

  • to ghost sb's speech/book escribir* el discurso/libro de algn his autobiography was ghosted by a journalist un periodista le escribió la autobiografía

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Word of the day hache
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llámale hache = call it what you like or what you will …
Cultural fact of the day

The people who lived between the rivers Amazon and Plate, and their language were the guaraní. The Guarani language is an official language in Paraguay. It is also spoken in parts of Argentina, Bolivia, and Brazil. The Jesuit missionaries in Paraguay wrote Guarani dictionaries and grammars, hymns and catechisms. Guarani acquired a symbolic status in Paraguay during the Chaco War with Bolivia, 1932-35. Today many Paraguayans with hardly any indigenous blood speak Guarani better than Spanish.