Examples of unearthly in a Sentence
We left at the unearthly time of 5:00 a.m.
an unearthly knack for picking winning lottery numbers
Recent Examples of unearthly from the Web
What unearthly confections will Just Born deliver into this realm next?
To really succeed, the musical’s title role must be played by a magnetic, entrancing woman of unearthly force.
A pay phone rings ominously, with mysterious static, and more, on the other end, and the steam heating system produces unearthly noises.
Visions appear, surreal and disturbing: giant, sluglike creatures; a dice-playing porter Jones killed; a chain gang from his imprisonment — all puppets (by Bob Flanagan) with an unearthly air.
Immediately an unearthly chorus of wails answered the poor wretch from his friends outside the walls.
Still, echoes of a vanished bounty linger in the unearthly silences of the Ustyurt Plateau.
What hasn’t changed is her voice: a liquid, sustained, tremulous, androgynous croon that is simultaneously weighty and unearthly, and immediately arresting.
That unearthly scene with the technicians and the silver air penguins in the spotless corporate atrium….
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First Known Use of unearthly
UNEARTHLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of unearthly for English Language Learners
: very strange, unnatural, and frightening
: unreasonably early or late
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