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Eeriness

noun
1.
Strangeness by virtue of being mysterious and inspiring fear.  Synonym: ghostliness.






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"Eeriness" Quotes from Famous Books



... gladly lose so much more, brings vividly back the golden summer evenings by Tweedside, when the trout began to plash in the stillness—brings back the long, lounging, solitary days beneath the woods of Ashiesteil—days so lonely that they sometimes, in the end, begat a superstitious eeriness. One seemed forsaken in an enchanted world; one might see the two white fairy deer flit by, bringing to us, as to Thomas Rhymer, the tidings that we must back to Fairyland. Other waters we knew well, and loved: the ...
— Angling Sketches • Andrew Lang



Words linked to "Eeriness" :   eery, ghostliness, strangeness, unfamiliarity



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