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Multiple Meanings
pique — as in:  pique your interest

She piqued my curiosity.
to excite — especially one’s interest or curiosity
pique — as in:  in a pique about it

She quit the committee in a pique over the professional slight.
a feeling of resentment or indignation; or to excite such a feeling

More rarely, pique can refer to a style of weaving most commonly used with cotton yarn. It is commonly seen in polo or tennis shirts. The polo shirts with parallel ridges in the weave (in contrast to those that are more smooth) are typically woven in the pique style.

Even more rarely, a pique can refer to a type of dance step in ballet.
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