[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