See also: Poltergeist
- (US) IPA(key): /ˈpoʊl.tɚˌɡaɪst/
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈpɒl.tə.ɡaɪst/, /ˈpəʊl.təˌɡaɪst/
- An unseen ghost which makes noises and causes disruption, especially by causing physical objects to move or fly about.
- A poltergeist haunts the house by moving objects around, making chain-rattling noises and throwing things.
- The chapel is haunted by a demonic poltergeist.
- See also Thesaurus:ghost
a disruptive ghost