- Word Combinations (adjective)
|part of speech:
||mysterious and frightening; weird.
Eerie laughter was coming from the rooms upstairs.We witnessed an eerie light in the sky.She suddenly had an eerie feeling that she was not alone in the room.
- mysterious, spooky, unearthly, weird
- similar words:
- chilling, creepy, ghostly, odd, preternatural, scary, spectral, strange, uncanny, unnatural
||eerily (adv.), eeriness (n.)