from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To torment or harass, especially with worry or dread: "a man hagridden by the future—haunted by visions of an imminent heaven or hell upon earth” ( C.S. Lewis).

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  • v. To harass or torment by dread or nightmares


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