Ghostly and Unearthly


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Ghostly adjective – Resembling or characteristic of a phantom.
Unearthly is a synonym for ghostly in spooky topic. In some cases you can use "Unearthly" instead an adjective "Ghostly", when it comes to topics like strange, ghostlike. popular alternative
Nearby Words: ghost, ghosted
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Unearthly adjective – Fearfully and mysteriously strange or fantastic.
Usage example: an unearthly wail came from out of the darkness

Ghostly is a synonym for unearthly in supernatural topic. You can use "Ghostly" instead an adjective "Unearthly", if it concerns topics such as strange. popular alternative
Nearby Word: unearthed
Synonyms for Unearthly

Things that words describes

flames ghostly flames unearthly flames
entity ghostly entity unearthly entity
vision ghostly vision unearthly vision
appearance ghostly appearance unearthly appearance
Other nouns: voice, apparition, lights, powers, abilities.

Both words in one sentence

  • Nightmare Sequence In the 1985 adaptation the White Queen, played by Carol Channing, turns into a sheep, just like in the book, but here the sheep's face is so ghostly and its bleating so unearthly that it's terrifying just to look at.
  • Boy Meets Ghoul Mystery Skulls Animated: Gender reversed- Vivi, a living girl, meets Lewis, a ghost who holds a candle for her; while she doesn't recognize him due him looking vastly more monstrous as a ghostly skeleton wreathed with unearthly flames, he was her boyfriend before he was brutally murdered.
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