How to Pronounce eerie?

Correct pronunciation for the word "eerie" is [ˈi͡əɹi], [ˈi‍əɹi], [ˈiə_ɹ_i].

"Eerie" in context

An eerie feeling is one that causes fear and foreboding, usually brought on by being in a strange or unfamiliar place. It can also be the feeling of being watched or the fear of the unknown. It is an vague, intangible feeling that is difficult todescribe. It is often used to describe a landscape, such as a misty wood or a barren wasteland, as well as the atmosphere of a horror movie.

Eerie events can encompass supernatural or paranormal occurrences, such as a ghostly figure appearing in an old mansion, or the sounds of mysterious footsteps echoing in a dark alley.


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