What does the word eery mean?

Usage examples for eery

  1. " I have- er- have a great desire to so behold her at some future time," answered Pan, with one of his eery laughs, and I could almost see hoofs through the raw hide of his shoes. – The Golden Bird by Maria Thompson Daviess
  2. Rain had fallen throughout the day, and now heavy clouds drifted overhead, while a chilly breeze shook an eery sighing out of the firs behind him. – The League of the Leopard by Harold Bindloss
  3. In the eery light a well- furnished living room was revealed. – When the Sleepers Woke by Arthur Leo Zagat