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intrigue
used in Lonesome Dove

4 uses
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Definition
cause to be interested, curious, or fascinated
  • Sometimes Deets wished that he could have had some schooling, so as to maybe learn the answers to some of the things that puzzled and intrigued him.
    Chapters 15-16 (20% in)
  • The quality of determination had always intrigued him.
    Chapters 23-24 (37% in)
  • She had never seen Po Campo close up but was intrigued by the sight of the tiny figure walking day after day across the great plain.
    Chapters 70-71 (14% in)
  • He was almost as intrigued by the thought of beer as by the thought of whores.
    Chapters 85-86 (60% in)

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