Part of speech:
Unexpected and unbelievable; fantastic
Strikingly odd or unusual, especially in an unsettling way; strange:
The definition of uncanny refers to something odd, mysterious or unexpected that makes you feel uneasy.
(Informal) Unpleasant; annoying
Of, relating to, or resembling a ghost, a wraith, or an apparition; spectral.
Of or serving as an omen; esp., having the character of an evil omen; threatening; sinister
Having or causing a feeling of fear or disgust, as if insects were creeping on one's skin
Of, relating to, or being a religious mystery:
The definition of supernatural is extraordinary or is something associated with forces we don't understand or that cannot be explained by science.
The definition of strange is an unfamiliar or unusual person, place or thing.
Conforming with, adhering to, or constituting a norm, standard, pattern, level, or type; typical:
Commonly encountered; usual:
Suggestive of ghosts or spirits, especially in being eerie or disturbing:
The definition of gloomy is dark, depressing or dim.
Grotesque is defined as repulsively ugly or shocking.
The definition of macabre is something gruesome, shocking or horrifying.
(Obs.) Simple; plain; innocent
Strange or unusual, often implying unpleasant [from the early 19th c.]
Regularly or customarily used:
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