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Synonyms for spooky
ˈspu kispooky

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. skittish, flighty, spooky, nervousadjective

    unpredictably excitable (especially of horses)

    Synonyms:
    flyaway, queasy, aflutter, flighty, uneasy, nervous, unquiet, neural, head-in-the-clouds, skittish, scatterbrained, anxious

    Antonyms:
    unexcitable

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "spooky":

    scary, creepy, frightening, sinister

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#21711spooky
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#256033scatterbrained
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How to use spooky in a sentence?

  1. Jimmy MacDonald:

    I remember waking up Christmas day, and there were penguins scattered in between almost every bivy sack, they were just taking the night off there, too. We’ve had Weddell seals within 15 meters (about 50 feet) of people sleeping. And you haven’t lived until you’ve heard the seals singing and making those strange burping noises. It sounds crazy spooky.

  2. Dazed and Confused:

    Slater Didja ever look at a dollar bill man There's some spooky shit goin' on there. And it's green too.

  3. Rocco Galletta:

    The first impression of every diver who goes down there is the same. … It's just spooky.

  4. Security Center Bill Evanina:

    It doesn’t work that way, and I think that’s the unfair playing advantage as well when it comes to the ever spooky world of espionage.

  5. Peter Goelz:

    It's eerie, it's unusual or just kind of spooky that this would happen in this area, but we don't know the facts yet.


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