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What is Ghosting?
Have the appearance of, as in
This letter looks like an acceptance
it looks like
. It seems likely that, as in
It looks like they'll invite us to dinner
; c. 1900
Also see the subsequent idioms beginning with
The American Heritage® Idioms Dictionary
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