Associations to the word «Eerie»
EERIE, adjective. Strange, weird, fear-inspiring.
EERIE, adjective. (Scotland) fearful, timid.
EERIE, adjective. Suggestive of the supernatural; mysterious; "an eerie feeling of deja vu".
EERIE, adjective. Inspiring a feeling of fear; strange and frightening; "an uncomfortable and eerie stillness in the woods"; "an eerie midnight howl".
The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.