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Turkish translation of “spectre”

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spectre

noun UK ( US specter)
 
 
/ˈspektər/
the spectre of sth the idea of something unpleasant that might happen in the future
korkunç hayal, kâbus
This attack raises the spectre of a return to racial violence.Predicting things and intuitionThreats and warnings
[C] literary a ghost (= dead person's spirit)
hayalet
Souls, spirits and ghosts
Translations of “spectre”
in Spanish espectro, fantasma…
in French spectre…
in German das Gespenst…
in Chinese (Traditional) 幽靈, 鬼魂…
in Russian призрак…
in Chinese (Simplified) 幽灵, 鬼魂…
in Polish upiór, widmo…
(Definition of spectre from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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