eerie Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “eerie” in the English Dictionary

"eerie" in British English

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eerieadjective

uk   /ˈɪə.ri/  us   /ˈɪr.i/
strange in a ​frightening and ​mysterious way: She ​heard the eerie ​noise of the ​windhowling through the ​trees. He had the eerie feeling that he had ​met this ​stranger before.
eerily
adverb uk   /ˈɪə.rɪ.li/  us   /ˈɪr.ɪ.li/
Her ​voice was eerily ​similar to her ​dead grandmother's.
eeriness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
(Definition of eerie from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"eerie" in American English

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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)
Translations of “eerie”
in Spanish misterioso, espeluznante…
in Vietnamese kỳ quái…
in Malaysian menyeramkan…
in Thai น่าขนลุก, ลึกลับ, ประหลาด…
in French inquiétant…
in German unheimlich…
in Chinese (Simplified) 怪异而令人恐惧的…
in Turkish ürkütücü, ürkünç, ürperten…
in Russian жуткий…
in Indonesian mengerikan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 怪異而令人恐懼的…
in Polish dziwny, niesamowity…
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