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ghost

  
      n  
   (=spirit)   fantôme    m  , revenant    m     
→ I don't believe in ghosts.        
→ the ghost of the drowned girl        
   to give up the ghost      *   rendre l'âme  
→ My car finally gave up the ghost and I had to walk to work.        
→ Some firms give up the ghost before they manage to make a profit.        
   not the ghost of a chance      *   pas l'ombre d'une chance  
the ghost of a chance of doing sth      *   l'ombre d'une chance de faire qch  
→ They never had a ghost of a chance of winning.        
      vt  
  [+sb else's book, column]  
écrire  
→ His autobiography was ghosted by a journalist        
→ I ghosted his weekly rugby column for the Telegraph.        


ghost story  
      n   histoire    f   de revenants  
ghost town  
      n   ville    f   fantôme  
→ Mogadishu is said to be a virtual ghost town, deserted by two-thirds of its residents.        
ghost train  
      n     (British)   train    m   fantôme  
ghost-write  
      vt  
He didn't write it, the book was ghost-written.      Il ne l'a pas écrit, le livre a été écrit par un nègre.  
→ Keane's book is ghost written by Eamon Dunphy        
→ Articles were ghost-written by company employees.        
Holy Ghost   , Holy Spirit  
      n   Saint-Esprit    m  
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
ghost n.
fantôme

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
n.
hématie privée de cytoplasme
[Med.]
n.
note fantôme
n.
ville morte
n.
filage
n.
cavalier de l'ombre ; cavalier fantôme
Aussi un film avec Nicholas Cage.
n.
un avion fantôme
n.
nègre
n.
maison des spectres
n.
détecteur de fantôme
n.
caractère répété
[Comp.]
n.
Saint-Esprit
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'ghost' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
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ghost
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ghost
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ghost line
[Comp.]
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ghost ship
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ghost ship
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ghost town
nf.
ghost story
n.
ghost train
n.
ghost story
n.
ghost train
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