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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Not belonging to our world. Also: Supernatural or weird.

Usage examples (38)
  • An unearthly green glow remained long after the sun had set.
  • The day had a certain unearthly beauty – most of our Memorial Days do have.
  • Southern Tier's unearthly is an Imperial India Pale Ale that checks in at a huge 11% ABV.
  • Yet it had a kind of unearthly beauty that was all Sisay's own. for more
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