unearthly

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adjective un·earth·ly \ˌən-ˈərth-lē\

Definition of unearthly

  1. :  not earthly: such asa :  not mundane :  ideal unearthly loveb :  not terrestrial unearthly radio sourcesc :  preternatural, supernatural an unearthly lightd :  weird, eerie unearthly howlse :  absurd, ungodly gets up at an unearthly hour

unearthliness

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Examples of unearthly in a sentence

  1. We left at the unearthly time of 5:00 a.m.

  2. an unearthly knack for picking winning lottery numbers

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First Known Use of unearthly

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UNEARTHLY Defined for English Language Learners

unearthly

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adjective un·earth·ly \ˌən-ˈərth-lē\

Definition of unearthly for English Language Learners

  • : very strange, unnatural, and frightening

  • : unreasonably early or late



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