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spook

 
Noun spook has 2 senses
  1. creep, weirdo, weirdie, weirdy, spook - someone unpleasantly strange or eccentric
    --1 is a kind of unpleasant person, disagreeable person
  2. ghost, shade, spook, wraith, specter, spectre - a mental representation of some haunting experience; "he looked like he had seen a ghost"; "it aroused specters from his past"
    --2 is a kind of apparition, phantom, phantasm, phantasma, shadow
    Derived form: verb spook1
Verb spook has 1 sense
  1. spook - frighten or scare, and often provoke into a violent action; "The noise spooked the horse"
    --1 is one way to
    frighten, fright, scare, affright
    Derived form: noun spook2
    Sample sentence:
    The performance is likely to spook Sue
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