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unearthlyadjective

 us   /ʌnˈɜrθ·li/
strange and ​mysterious, and sometimes ​frightening: The ​streetlightscast an unearthly ​glow in the ​thickfog. infml If something ​happens at an unearthly ​hour, it ​happens at an ​unusual and ​unreasonabletime: I was ​awakened at some unearthly ​hour by a ​telephonecall from Australia.
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