Creepy ( adjective , verb )

(As an adjective)

Creepy ( adjective )

  1. Strange and frightening, especially in an uneasy way.
  2. Having an unpleasant or unhealthy atmosphere or quality.

Origin:

Early 17th century: of unknown origin.

Examples:

  1. The old house had a creepy feel to it.
  2. The clown's painted grin gave him a creepy appearance.
  3. His behavior at the party was creepy, making everyone uncomfortable.
  4. She found the abandoned mine to be creepy and eerie.
  5. The movie was full of creepy crawlies that gave me goosebumps.

(As a verb)

Creepy ( verb )

  1. Strange and frightening, especially in an uneasy way.
  2. Having an unpleasant or unhealthy atmosphere or quality.

Origin:

Early 17th century: of unknown origin.

Examples:

  1. The old house had a creepy feel to it.
  2. The clown's painted grin gave him a creepy appearance.
  3. His behavior at the party was creepy, making everyone uncomfortable.
  4. She found the abandoned mine to be creepy and eerie.
  5. The movie was full of creepy crawlies that gave me goosebumps.
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