Synonyms of spectre in English:

spectre


See definition of spectre

noun

1‘the spectres of the murdered boys’

SYNONYMS

ghost, phantom, apparition, spirit, wraith, shadow, presence, illusion

Scottish Irish bodach

doppelgänger

West Indian duppy

informal spook

literary phantasm, shade, revenant, wight

rare eidolon, manes

2‘the spectre of a ruinous trade war loomed’

SYNONYMS

threat, menace, shadow, cloud, vision

prospect

danger, peril, fear, dread