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Today's word is:

spooky

|ˈspo͞okē|

adjective ( spookier , spookiest ) informal

  • Sinister or ghostly in a way that causes fear and unease: I bet this place is really spooky late at night.
  • (of a person or animal) Easily frightened; nervous.