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uncanny
used in Jane Eyre

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beyond what is natural
  • What does that inexplicable, that uncanny turn of countenance mean?
    Chapter 24 (22% in)
  • How long it had been searching me through and through, and over and over, I cannot tell: so keen was it, and yet so cold, I felt for the moment superstitious — as if I were sitting in the room with something uncanny.
    Chapter 34 (39% in)

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