Definition of ghost train in English:

ghost train


  • A miniature train at a funfair designed to scare its passengers with eerie sights and sounds.

    • ‘Only two bingo stalls, two arcades, the ghost train and the dodgems remained open.’
    • ‘You would not believe how many years it took me to get up the courage to go on the ghost train at the show.’
    • ‘It is like getting on a rollercoaster or a ghost train or going to see a horror movie.’
    • ‘There are also gentler rides, including the original ghost train and a tunnel of love.’
    • ‘It has all the emotional ups and downs of a rollercoaster, the sweetest of pleasures, and all the scares of a ghost train.’


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