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1. Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0
awe-inspiring, awesome, awful, awing, bizarre, blue, cadaverous, corpselike, creepy, deadly, deathlike, deathly, deathly pale, eerie, eldritch, ghastly, ghostlike, ghostly, grisly, gruesome, haggard, livid, lurid, macabre, mortuary, mysterious, numinous, pale, spookish, spooky, superhuman, supernormal, unco, uncolike, unearthly, unnatural, wan, weird
Dictionary Results for uncanny:
1. WordNet® 3.0 (2006)
uncanny
    adj 1: suggesting the operation of supernatural influences; "an
           eldritch screech"; "the three weird sisters";
           "stumps...had uncanny shapes as of monstrous creatures"-
           John Galsworthy; "an unearthly light"; "he could hear the
           unearthly scream of some curlew piercing the din"- Henry
           Kingsley [syn: eldritch, weird, uncanny,
           unearthly]
    2: surpassing the ordinary or normal; "Beyond his preternatural
       affability there is some acid and some steel" - George Will;
       "his uncanny sense of direction" [syn: preternatural,
       uncanny]

2. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Uncanny \Un*can"ny\, a.
   Not canny; unsafe; strange; weird; ghostly. --Sir W. Scott.
   -- Un*can"ni*ness, n. --G. Eliot.
   [1913 Webster]

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