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apparition
used in All Quiet on the Western Front

3 uses
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Definition
a ghostlike figure or its appearance
  • They are soundless apparitions that speak to me, with looks and gestures silently, without any word—
    Chapter 6 (58% in)
apparitions = ghostlike figures
  • They arise no more; we are dead and they stand remote on the horizon, they are a mysterious reflection, an apparition, that haunts us, that we fear and love without hope.
    Chapter 6 (61% in)
  • apparition = ghostlike figure
  • And at night, waking out of a dream, overwhelmed and bewitched by the crowding apparitions, a man perceives with alarm how slight is the support, how thin the boundary that divides him from the darkness.
    Chapter 11 (19% in)
apparitions = ghostlike figures
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