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English definition of “unearthly”

unearthly

adjective    /ʌnˈɜrθ·li/
strange and mysterious , and sometimes frightening : The streetlights cast an unearthly glow in the thick fog . infml If something happens at an unearthly hour , it happens at an unusual and unreasonable time : I was awakened at some unearthly hour by a telephone call from Australia .
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