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haunt

  
      vt  
   [ghost, spirit]   hanter  
→ Their ghosts come back to haunt people.        
   [memory, thought]   hanter  
→ It was a mystery that had haunted me for most of my life.        
to come back to haunt sb      [decision, fact, comment]   revenir hanter qn  
→ We think their decision will come back to haunt them.        
→ Those words came back to haunt me when the distressing details of Daniel's abduction emerged earlier this year.        
→ Old failings seem to have come back to haunt Rangers in the first week of the new season        
   (=visit often)   fréquenter
      n   (=place)   repaire    m     
→ This bar is famous as a haunt of petty criminals.        
to be a favourite haunt for sb      être un lieu de prédilection pour qn  
→ The Channel Islands are a favourite summer haunt for UK and French yachtsmen alike.        
to revisit one's old haunts      retrouver ses lieux de prédilection  
→ Morris came up to New York to revisit his old haunts.        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
haunt v.
hanter

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
exp.
revenir hanter qn
exp.
être un lieu de prédilection pour qn
exp.
retrouver ses lieux de prédilection
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Un souvenir en particulier me hante toujours.
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