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uncanny
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • Some maintained that she must have been lifted over by somebody; others hinted at something more uncanny.
  • It was uncanny.
  • And suddenly he had a strange fancy: it seemed to him that she was looking straight before her, not at him, not into his face, but over his head, with an intent, almost uncanny fixity.

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  • Her uncanny sense of direction
  • Miss Bartlett’s sudden transitions were too uncanny.
    E.M. Forster  --  A Room With A View

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