WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
creep•y /ˈkripi/USA pronunciation   adj.,  -i•er, -i•est. 
  1. causing a creeping feeling of the skin, as from horror or fear:a creepy ghost story.
  2. Slang TermsSlang. (of a person) odd; bizarre;
    weird:Her blind date turned out to be really creepy.
creep•i•ly /ˈkripəli/USA pronunciation  adv. 
creep•i•ness, n. [uncountable]

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
creep•y  (krēpē),USA pronunciation adj.,  creep•i•er, creep•i•est. 
  1. having or causing a creeping sensation of the skin, as from horror or fear:a creepy ghost story.
  2. that creeps:a creepy insect.
  3. Slang Termsof, pertaining to, or characteristic of a person who is a creep;
    obnoxious;
    weird.
creepi•ly, adv. 
creepi•ness, n. 
  • creep + -y1 1825–35


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

creepy /ˈkriːpɪ/ adj (creepier, creepiest)
  1. informal having or causing a sensation of repulsion, horror, or fear, as of creatures crawling on the skin
  2. creeping; slow-moving

ˈcreepily adv ˈcreepiness n



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