Meaning of “haunted” in the English Dictionary

"haunted" in British English

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hauntedadjective

uk /ˈhɔːn.tɪd/ us /ˈhɑːn.t̬ɪd/

(Definition of “haunted” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"haunted" in American English

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hauntedadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈhɔn·tɪd, ˈhɑn·tɪd/

often visited by ghosts (= spirits of dead people):

a haunted house

showing signs of worry or anxiety:

haunted eyes

(Definition of “haunted” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)