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poltergeistnoun [C]

uk   /ˈpɒl.tə.ɡaɪst/  us   /ˈpoʊl.t̬ɚ-/
a ​spirit or ​force that ​movesfurniture and ​throwsobjects around in a ​house
(Definition of poltergeist from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “poltergeist”
in Spanish Poltergeist…
in Vietnamese loại ma có thể di chuyển đồ đạc…
in Malaysian poltergeist…
in Thai ผีถ้วยแก้ว…
in French esprit frappeur…
in Chinese (Simplified) (喜欢移动家具乱扔东西的)促狭鬼…
in Indonesian polong…
in Chinese (Traditional) (喜歡移動傢俱亂扔東西的)吵鬧的鬼…
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