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eerily Line breaks: eer¦ily
Pronunciation: /ˈɪərɪli/

Definition of eerily in English:


In a strange and frightening manner: their footsteps echoed eerily [as submodifier]: the streets are eerily quiet
More example sentences
  • He defied the wishes of his family concerning his career in a manner eerily prophetic of his son.
  • He plays a talented sculptor who has made a living making his wax creations look eerily lifelike.
  • Attempting to convey an epic feel on a low budget, the movie introduces us to an amnesiac protagonist who wakes up to an eerily empty London.
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