Origin of phantom
synonym study for phantom
OTHER WORDS FROM phantomphan·tom·like, adjective
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How to use phantom in a sentence
On the other hand, they can be delicate, don’t do a very good job with loud noises, and also require power from either an internal battery or through a USB connection or a source that can deliver 48v phantom power.
I didn’t want to think that this would happen to us when I got on the plane that rainy afternoon in September, but somewhere in my mind lived the phantom of the definitive separation.
He’s the phantom of a new opera, only he’s here in flesh and blood, to tell us a new story from sounds we’ve heard before.The Reopening of Springsteen on Broadway Brought Broadway Out of Hibernation—and One Packed Theater Into a Brighter Future|Stephanie Zacharek|June 28, 2021|Time
So scientists have been curious how much climate-warming gas these phantom ecosystems spew.‘Tree farts’ make up about a fifth of greenhouse gases from ghost forests|Maria Temming|June 17, 2021|Science News For Students
The phantom rivers experiment suggests we shouldn’t, she says.As ‘phantom rivers’ roar, birds and bats change their hunting habits|Nikk Ogasa|June 15, 2021|Science News
During the 1970s, the then brand new F-15A Eagle carried the same antiquated armament as the Vietnam-era F-4 Phantom II.Pentagon Worries That Russia Can Now Outshoot U.S. Stealth Jets|Dave Majumdar|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The sanctuary the phantom callers promise comes with a price.
As this begins to set in, the phantom caller morphs into Lori, who whispers to her husband, “What happened, Rick?”
He receives phantom phone calls from people who promise him a safe haven.
Doctors, patients, a phantom lawyer (“I spoke with the patient at length, but he is still refusing…”)?Real Life Lazarus: When Patients Rise From the Dead|Sandeep Jauhar|August 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A tall phantom in livery appeared, as if by magic, and signed to me to ascend the grand staircase.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
Mankind, mad with the energy of activity, would be seen to pursue the fleeing phantom of insatiable desire.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
Our middy53 has gone up to San Francisco in pursuit of the phantom Education.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
Jivros, or insect-priests, moved phantom-like before my sleepless eyes, watching from the dark and waiting.Valley of the Croen|Lee Tarbell
You know the sort of vague light there is in dreams, the colourless empty atmosphere where everything has the look of a phantom.The Nabob|Alphonse Daudet
British Dictionary definitions for phantom
- an apparition or spectre
- (as modifier)a phantom army marching through the sky