Steam rose from the distillation plant, a pale wraith floating on the shoulder of the wind. RUSHING TO PARADISE (2002)Maggie watched powerless as Kate and Joe headed out into the hall, the surprise and disbelief lingering around her like a wraith. FALLEN WOMEN (2002)However much I'd told myself he wouldn't, there was still the wraith of a hope inside me that he would. GO! (2002)
At least Olivia was an undemanding little wraith, so generous with those she had left behind. EVERY SECRET THING (2002)
极少使用。在柯林斯辞典中， wraith 属于使用频率排在后 50% 的词语之一。
wraith 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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