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Synonyms of flying dutchman

Noun


1. Flying Dutchman, apparition, phantom, phantasm, phantasma, fantasm, specter, spectre

usage: the captain of a phantom ship (the Flying Dutchman) who was condemned to sail against the wind until Judgment Day

2. Flying Dutchman, apparition, phantom, phantasm, phantasma, fantasm, shadow

usage: a phantom ship that is said to appear in storms near the Cape of Good Hope

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