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creepy

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of creepy

  1. 1 fearfully and mysteriously strange or fantastic <a fascinating but creepy stage show by an offbeat magician> Synonyms eerie, haunting, spookish, spooky, uncanny, unearthly, weirdRelated Words ghastly, ghostlike, ghostly, ghoulish, spectral; bizarre, curious, odd, outlandish, outré, peculiar, quaint, queerish, quirky; unaccustomed, uncommon, unusual; metaphysical, preternatural, supernatural; enigmatic (also enigmatical), inscrutable, mysterious, puzzling; dreadful, fearsome, horrible, horrifying, terrible, terrifyingNear Antonyms common, commonplace, everyday, normal, ordinary, prosaic, routine, typical, unexceptional, unremarkable, usual; natural; expected, familiar, predictable

  2. 2 marked by or causing agitation or uncomfortable feelings <a creepy aura about the abandoned farmhouse—as though something horrific had happened there> Synonyms agitating, anxious, nervous, disquieting, distressful, distressing, disturbing, fraught, hairy, nail-biting, nerve-racking (or nerve-wracking), restless, tense, uneasy, unnerving, unsettling, worrisomeRelated Words bothersome, troublesome; foreboding, misgiving; discouraging, disheartening, strained; restive, restless, unrestful; awkward, embarrassingNear Antonyms restful; pacificAntonyms calming, comfortable, easy, peaceful, quiet, quieting, tranquil




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