Translation of "haunt" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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hauntverb [ T ]

uk /hɔːnt/ us /hɑːnt/

haunt verb [ T ] (REPEATEDLY TROUBLE)

B2 to cause repeated suffering or anxiety

Fighting in Vietnam was an experience that would haunt him for the rest of his life. 越南战争的经历给他日后的生活留下了挥之不去的阴影。
30 years after the fire he is still haunted by images of death and destruction. 那场火灾过去30年之后,死亡和毁灭的场景仍在他脑海中挥之不去。

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haunt verb [ T ] (SPIRIT)

B2 (of a ghost) to appear in a place repeatedly

A ghostly lady is said to haunt the stairway looking for her children. 据说有一个女人幽灵似的经常出现在楼梯上寻找她的孩子。

hauntnoun [ C ]

uk /hɔːnt/ us /hɑːnt/

a place often visited

This bar used to be one of your old haunts, didn't it, Jake? 这个酒吧你以前经常去,对不对,吉姆?

(Translation of “haunt” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)