haunted house

WHaunted house
  • A haunted house is a house or other building often perceived as being inhabited by disembodied spirits of the deceased who may have been former residents or were familiar with the property.
  • In a 2005 Gallup poll, 37 percent of Americans, 28 percent of Canadians, and 40 percent of Britons expressed the belief that houses could be "haunted".
haunted house
haunted house

    Definition of haunted house in English Dictionary

  • NounPLhaunted houses
    1. Used other than as an idiom: see haunted,‎ house.
      1. Everyone discovered a haunted house and they are terrified that items flew off tables.
    2. (US) A Halloween amusement attraction in which a building or series of rooms is decorated to frighten the people who pass through the attraction.
      1. Lisette can't wait to create a haunted house on Halloween night.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • The haunted house was horrifying, from one room to the next I felt more and more like I wasn’t going to survive.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns

    Other Vocabulary

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    Meaning of haunted house for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this idiom "haunted house" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
    Definiteness: Level 1
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