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  • adv. In an eerie manner.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a strange, unearthly way.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In an eery, strange, or unearthly manner.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in an unnatural eery manner

Etymologies

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From eerie.

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  • "We usher in the AI future on the wings of angels, because the heavy lifting of the imagination isn’t possible without their pinion feathers – whether we think of them as artificial or divine."

    Source: The most avid believers in artificial intelligence are aggressively secular – yet their language is eerily religious. Why?

    January 22, 2018