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haunting

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  1. fearfully and mysteriously strange or fantastic the haunting tones of the Highland bagpipes Synonyms of haunting creepy, eerie, spookish, spooky, uncanny, unearthly, weirdWords Related to haunting 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 of haunting common, commonplace, everyday, normal, ordinary, prosaic, routine, typical, unexceptional, unremarkable, usual; natural; expected, familiar, predictable


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