Synonyms of haunt
1 plagueDictionary • The decision to leave her children now haunts her.
plague • She was plagued by weakness, fatigue, and dizziness.
trouble • Is anything troubling you?
obsess • Thoughts of revenge obsessed him.
torment • My older brother used to torment me by singing it to me.
come back to
possess • It was as if the spirit of his father possessed him.
beset • The country is beset by severe economic problems.
2 visitDictionary • During the day he haunted the town's cinemas.
visit (old-fashioned) • a house of sickness or infection, such as one visited by the plague
hang around or about
frequent • I hear he frequents that restaurant.
spend time in
be a regular in
3 appear in • His ghost is said to haunt some of the rooms.
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besetIf someone or something is beset by problems or fears, they have many problems or fears which affect them severely.
• The country is beset by severe economic problems.
denA den is a secret place where people meet, usually for a dishonest purpose.
• three illegal drinking dens
frequentIf someone frequents a particular place, they regularly go there.
• I hear he frequents that restaurant.
Thesaurus for haunt from the Collins English Thesaurus