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(in Indian mythology) a spirit or demon.
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Which of the options below is the best punctuation for the sentence? It__s your turn to pick the movie __ but your sister gets to pick the board game we _ re going to play.
Its your turn to pick the movie but your sister gets to pick the board game we’re going to play.
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Origin of bhut
1775–85; < Hindi bhūt < Sanskrit bhūtā
Words nearby bhut
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Example sentences from the Web for bhoot
I attended the Bhoot tea-party again, and watched their operations, warming myself by their fire.The Diary of a Hunter from the Punjab to the Karakorum Mountains|Augustus Henry Irby
The temple was originally only a Bhoot or holy tree with a platform.Castes and Tribes of Southern India|Edgar Thurston