Usage examples for eerie

  1. " I will go away now," his companion whispered, " for it is growing darker where you would have thought there was no more room for darkness, and there is an eerie feeling abroad which I do not like. – Irish Fairy Tales by James Stephens
  2. She began to feel eerie – Donal Grant by George MacDonald
  3. Inert, thralled by the presence of that eerie dreadful being, I watched them leave the shadow of the doorway and pace slowly on with their dignified Eastern gait. – The Quest of the Sacred Slipper by Sax Rohmer