creepiness creepiness  /ˈkri pi nɪs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an uneasy sensation as of insects creeping on your skin

Usage(s):

  1. Enough with the creepiness already.
  2. A week after visiting Russia, I am still haunted by the sort of subdermal creepiness of the place.
  3. The brilliant creepiness of the novels and the films derives from their daring to walk into the haunted house of madness, and live there.

News

  1. How about a little horror with your holiday?

    PRINCETON – Looking for a little something more than your traditional red, white and blue for the Fourth of July? How about something with a little dread, horror and creepiness?
    on July 2, 2013     Source: Bureau County Republican

  2. 'Devious Maids' episode 2 - 'Setting the Table': True love and true creepiness

    Before we launch into what happened on "Devious Maids" this week, we need to honor the creepiness and sexiness.The episode's creepiest moment: Adrian Powell saying, while starting to breathe heavy, "I love to watch women clean. I find it stimulating."And its sexiest: Carmen naked inside the piano. (That is not a euphemism for anything.)After all of the criticism about how this series reinforces ...
    on July 1, 2013     Source: Zap2It

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