Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

haunting

adjective
     
haunt‧ing
sad but also beautiful and staying in your thoughts for a long time:
a haunting melody
hauntingly adverb

Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.

Explore our topic dictionary