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intrigue
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Childhood's End
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as in: she was intrigued Define
cause to be interested, curious, or fascinated
  • This was all very Intriguing, but it wasn’t getting them anywhere and you could have too much of a good thing.
  • She knew hint and his interests too well, and would certainly be intrigued by his request.

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  • Andrew Carson’s intriguing volumes and curves changed slowly as one watched, according to complex patterns that the mind could appreciate, even if it could not fully comprehend them.
  • He was not greatly disturbed himself—only intrigued and baffled.
  • sure of that?" asked Stormgren, becoming intrigued by the technical problem in spite of himself.

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  • She was intrigued by his surprising comment.
  • It was the first time she met him and she was intrigued by his easy confidence.

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as in: she was intrigued Define
cause to be interested, curious, or fascinated
as in: involved in intrigue Define
a secret scheme or plot
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