specter

1 ENTRIES FOUND:
Save
specter (US) noun
or chiefly British spectre /ˈspɛktɚ/
plural specters
specter (US)
noun
or chiefly British spectre /ˈspɛktɚ/
plural specters
Learner's definition of SPECTER
[count] literary
: a ghost or spirit of a dead person

the specter of (something)

: something bad that might happen in the future
Comments & Questions
Comments & Questions
What made you want to look up specter? Include any comments and questions you have about this word.