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eerie
American English: /ˈɪri/
British English: /ˈɪəri/

Translation of eerie in Spanish:

adjective eerier, eeriest

  • (atmosphere/silence)
    extraño e inquietante
    (resemblance/coincidence)
    an eerie tale of ghosts
    una historia espeluznante de fantasmas
    Example sentences
    • Backstage is strangely eerie, so I go to my dressing-room for some quiet time.
    • The room was dark, except for an eerie glow of green from a weak neon lamp on the ceiling.
    • They are concerned for elderly neighbours who can be left terrified by the eerie silences on the end of the phone.

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    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.