eerie collocations and examples

 UK /ˈɪəri/

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strange and mysterious, and sometimes frightening


Nouns frequently used with eerie
sound: echo, silence, soundThe others disappeared leaving an eerie silence in the yard.light: glow, lightA full moon bathed everything in a strange, eerie glow.atmosphere: atmosphere, calm, feelingPeople say they find the atmosphere very eerie late at night and have to get off the hill.similarity: resemblance, similarityHe was fascinated by her eerie resemblance to a character in his latest novel.
Other nouns/adjectives/verbs frequently used with eerie
atmospheric, dark, strange, unsettlingA strange and eerie calm settled over the park.
 
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