creep out

phrasal verb

creeped out; creeping out; creeps out
US, informal
: to cause (someone) to have an uncomfortable feeling of nervousness or fear : to give (someone) the creeps
That guy really creeps me out.
I felt creeped out being alone in the office at night.

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“Creep out.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2022.

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