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What Is Ghosting?
The noun ghost has been around a very long time, since before 900, when Old English was spoken. Originally it referred to the soul of a dead person or a disembodied spirit, and this meaning is still in use. In the recent past, ghost and ghosting have expanded in meaning, and today this term is often evoked in relation to dating. How do you know if …
Origin of ghost moth
First recorded in 1825–35
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any of various large pale moths of the family Hepialidae that are active at dusk
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