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creepy

mod. eerie; frightening. I have this creepy feeling that someone is just this very moment reading something that I wrote.
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The carmaker will clean out all fuel tank vents and install a newly designed spring device to prevent creepies from creepin' in.
From then on, the idea of a reciprocal language of trellises, meshes, armatures, veggies, creepies and leaves could be offered as a viable addition to the language of architectural surface and interwoven among ideas about layering and the theatricality of architecture.
There's food here for intense menace and claustrophobia to be developed as was clearly felt in two other classic Asian creepies The Grudge and Dark Water.
With tongue planted firmly in cheek you've got a spider who tries to take a chunk out of a mounted antelope head then spits it out, leaping creepies who chase a bunch of motorbike-riding teenagers and a town whose folk are being systematically cocooned, munched and liquidised.
Check out this Web site, where teens display zoomed-in photos of nature's creepies.
And the mammoth creepies in the insect house would inspire such stuff as nightmares are made of.