adjective, spook·i·er, spook·i·est. Informal.
Related formsspook·i·ly, adverbspook·i·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for spooky
Warne looked—in the words of the Daily Mail—“like a spooky waxwork.”Happy 20th Birthday, Liz Hurley’s Safety-Pin Dress|Tim Teeman|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Spooky Tooth had reformed quite a while before I received the call and were touring quite often.When Gary Wright Met George Harrison: Dream Weaver, John and Yoko, and More|Gary Wright|September 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When we all saw this, both my brothers turned to look at me in the car and pulled ‘spooky’ faces at me.Knocking on Heaven's Door: True Stories of Unexplained, Uncanny Experiences at the Hour of Death|Patricia Pearson|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Formerly a playground for Sunday school kids, it has a spooky, cloistered feel to it.
The very questions are spooky, and the answers Obama eventually will have to supply, in one fashion or another, will be dangerous.
“This would be a spooky place at night,” Midge declared as they started up the lane.Dan Carter and the Money Box|Mildred A. Wirt
“What a horrid, spooky place,” she spoke with a shiver, peering within.Mountain Blood|Joseph Hergesheimer
Spooky isn't particular so long as the house is big enough to be comfortable.The Burgess Bird Book for Children|Thornton W. Burgess
It was all still and spooky and you could hear the clock ticking, and I counted the ticks.Roy Blakeley|Percy Keese Fitzhugh
The trees were very dense, and made the place look gloomy, and as Bandy-legs declared, "spooky."The Strange Cabin on Catamount Island|Lawrence J. Leslie