|1.||[ adjective ] suggesting the operation of supernatural influences|
|Synonyms:||weird unearthly eldritch|
"an eldritch screech" "the three weird sisters" "stumps...had uncanny shapes as of monstrous creatures"- John Galsworthy "an unearthly light"
|2.||[ adjective ] beyond what is natural|
"his uncanny sense of direction" (`unco' is chiefly Scottish)
|Related terms:||Scotland unnatural|