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  • Creepiness — Creep i*ness ( [i^] n[e^]s), n. An uneasy sensation as of insects creeping on the skin. [1913 Webster] She felt a curious, uneasy creepiness. Mrs. Alexander. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • creepiness — creepy ► ADJECTIVE (creepier, creepiest) informal ▪ causing an unpleasant feeling of fear or unease. DERIVATIVES creepily adverb creepiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • creepiness — noun see creepy …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • creepiness — See creepy. * * * …   Universalium

  • creepiness — n. quality of creeping or crawling; scariness, spookiness; weirdness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • creepiness — creep·i·ness …   English syllables

  • creepiness — noun an uneasy sensation as of insects creeping on your skin • Derivationally related forms: ↑creepy • Hypernyms: ↑touch, ↑touch sensation, ↑tactual sensation, ↑tactile sensation, ↑feeling …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Double (novel) — The Double ( pt. O Homem Duplicado) is a 2001 novel by Portuguese author José Saramago.Plot summary The Double, translated by Margaret Jull Costa, begins with Tertuliano, a history teacher whose job no longer interests him. Neither does his… …   Wikipedia

  • creepy — adjective (creepier; est) Date: 1836 1. producing a nervous shivery apprehension < a creepy horror story >; also eerie 2. of, relating to, or being a creep ; annoyingly unpleasant • …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Horror film — Horror Movie redirects here. For the Skyhooks song, see Horror Movie (Skyhooks song). A famous scene from one of the first notable horror films, Nosferatu. Horror films seek to elicit a negative emotional reaction from viewers by playing on the… …   Wikipedia

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