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unearthly

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adjective un·earth·ly \-lē\

Simple Definition of unearthly

  • : very strange, unnatural, and frightening

  • : unreasonably early or late

Full Definition of unearthly

  1. :  not earthly: as a :  not mundane :  ideal <unearthly love> b :  not terrestrial <unearthly radio sources> c :  preternatural, supernatural <an unearthly light> d :  weird, eerie <unearthly howls> e :  absurd, ungodly <gets up at an unearthly hour>

un·earth·li·ness noun



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