uncannily


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un·can·ny

 (ŭn-kăn′ē)
adj. un·can·ni·er, un·can·ni·est
Mysterious or impossible to explain, especially when causing uneasiness or astonishment. See Synonyms at weird.

[un- + canny, fortunate, safe (obsolete).]

un·can′ni·ly adv.
un·can′ni·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.uncannily - in an uncanny manner; "uncannily human robots"
Translations
بصورَةٍ غَريبَه
záhadně
forbløffende
óhugnanlega
záhadne
acayip şekilde

uncannily

[ʌnˈkænɪlɪ] ADVmisteriosamente
it is uncannily like the other onetiene un asombroso parecido con el otro, se parece extraordinariamente al otro

uncannily

[ˌʌnˈkænɪli] adv
[similar, quiet, accurate] → étrangement
[resemble, coincide, fit] → d'une manière troublante

uncannily

advunheimlich; his guesses are uncannily accuratees ist unheimlich or nicht ganz geheuer, wie genau er alles errät; to look uncannily like somebody/somethingjdm/einer Sache auf unheimliche Weise ähnlich sehen

uncannily

[ʌnˈkænɪlɪ] advstraordinariamente, incredibilmente

uncanny

(anˈkӕni) adjective
strange or mysterious. She looks so like her sister that it's quite uncanny.
unˈcannily adverb
References in classic literature ?
She was nearly as strong as I, and uncannily clever at all boys' sports.
The sound of his voice echoed uncannily through the homelike hush, and he repeated: "There is something I've got to tell you .
The blacks who had witnessed his advent looked on in amazement as they saw the naked giant leap easily into the branches of the tree from whence he had dropped so uncannily upon the scene, and vanish as he had come, bearing away their prisoner with him.
Some of them resembled the corpse we had found upon the narrow beach against Caprona's sea-wall, while others were of a still lower type, more nearly resembling the apes, and yet others were uncannily manlike, standing there erect, being less hairy and possessing better shaped heads.
The other eye, scarcely larger than a squirrel's and as uncannily bright, twisted up obliquely into the hairy scar of a bone-crushed eyebrow.
Opening his blinded eyes, Levin gazed through the thick veil of rain that separated him now from the copse, and to his horror the first thing he saw was the green crest of the familiar oak-tree in the middle of the copse uncannily changing its position.
Mitchell was runner-up in the ITV comedy talent show, Show Me The Funny, earning glowing accolades from the likes of Ross Noble and Bob Mortimer, while Bubbins - also known for his uncannily accurate Elvis tribute act - is currently to be heard on BBC Radio Wales in the supernaturallythemed comedy show, The Unexplainers.
There's also a clue to Debbie's past, when a mysterious old man (played by The Office's Mackenzie Crook, looking uncannily like David Bowie in Labyrinth) sends her a strange package from his deathbed.
Front man Scott Maley plays an uncannily realistic 'Freddie' with just the right look, stage persona and, most importantly of all, the most incredibly powerful voice.
Others opted for uncannily realistic tiger designs - the Bangladesh cricket team are nicknamed the Tigers - and the talent of the local artists could be the key to England's hopes in the World Twenty20.
At PS6, it is a real bargain and uncannily similar to the more expensive version.
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