writing allegedly produced by spirits or supernatural forces.
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How to use spirit writing in a sentence
The "spirit writing" consists of unmeaning, unintelligible scribbling scrawls, and very rarely containing any letters or words.Second Edition of A Discovery Concerning Ghosts | George Cruikshank
When a pair of closed slates is brought, he barely touches them, and the spirit writing begins.
I have been reading lately a curious work from an old German in Paris who has been making experiments in spirit-writing.Life of Harriet Beecher Stowe Compiled from Her Letters and Journals | Charles Edward Stowe
Then it was held under the table, and in a few seconds covered with ‘spirit-writing.’The Mystery of a Turkish Bath | E.M. Gollan (AKA Rita)
The words might have been spirit-writing, they might have meant anything.At the Villa Rose | A. E. W. Mason