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eerieadjective

uk   /ˈɪə.ri/  us   /ˈɪr.i/
eerily
adverb uk   /ˈɪə.rəl.i/  us   /ˈɪr.əl.i/
Her ​voice was eerily ​similar to her ​dead grandmother's.
eeriness
noun [U] uk   /ˈɪə.ri.nəs/  us   /ˈɪr.i.nəs/
(Definition of eerie from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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eerieadjective

 us   /ˈɪr·i/
strange in a ​frightening and ​mysterious way: Dust ​laythick on the ​furniture, and ​cobwebsformed eerie ​patterns in the ​shadowycorners.
(Definition of eerie from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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