English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'creepy'

(adjective) 
Definition
causing a feeling of fear or disgust
(informal)  This place is really creepy at night.
Synonyms
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threatening
a threatening atmosphere of rising tension and stress
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frightening
The number of youngsters involved in crime is frightening.
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terrifying
one of the most terrifying diseases known to man
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weird
I had such a weird dream last night.
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forbidding
There was something severe and forbidding about her face.
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horrible
Still the horrible shrieking came out of his mouth.
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menacing
His bushy eyebrows gave his face a menacing look.
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scary (informal)
I think prison is going to be a scary thing for Harry.
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sinister
There was something sinister about him that she found disturbing.
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ominous
There was an ominous silence at the other end of the phone.
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eerie
An eerie silence settled over the forest.
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macabre
Police have made a macabre discovery.
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nightmarish
She described a nightmarish scene of dead bodies lying in the streets.
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hair-raising
hair-raising rides at funfairs
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awful
an awful smell of paint

Additional synonyms

in the sense of awful
an awful smell of paint
Synonyms
stinking (informal),
horrid (informal),
godawful (slang),
hellacious (US, slang),
festy (Australian, slang),
yucko (Australian, slang)
in the sense of eerie
Definition
strange and frightening
An eerie silence settled over the forest.
in the sense of forbidding
Definition
severe and threatening in appearance or manner
There was something severe and forbidding about her face.

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