The hant at the top of the stairs.
- An example of hant is the inhabiting by a ghost of a house where someone died.
- An example of hant is the recurring memory of a bad childhood experience.
Hant, a variation on the word haunt, means to appear in the form of a ghost, to show up regularly or a memory that keeps popping up and won't go away.
nounChiefly Southern US
Variants of haunt.
ContractionSee also: hánt
- Eye dialect spelling of hadn’t.