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uncanny

Synonyms of uncanny in English:

adjective

  • 1 the silence was uncanny
    eerie, unnatural, unearthly, preternatural, supernatural, otherworldly, ghostly, mysterious, strange, unsettling, abnormal, weird, bizarre, surreal, eldritch
  • 2 an uncanny resemblance
    striking, remarkable, extraordinary, exceptional, incredible, noteworthy, notable, arresting
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