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in·trigu·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. challenging, intriguingadjective

    disturbingly provocative

    "an intriguing smile"

  2. intriguingadjective

    capable of arousing interest or curiosity

    "our team came up with some most intriguing finds"

Wiktionary

  1. intriguingadjective

    Causing a desire to know more; mysterious.

ChatGPT

  1. intriguing

    Intriguing refers to something that arouses curiosity or interest; something that is captivating, fascinating or mysterious. It is often used to describe situations, ideas, or people that are complex and hard to understand but captivating and appealing because of these complexities.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Intriguing

    of Intrigue

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of intriguing in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of intriguing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of intriguing in a Sentence

  1. Penelope Boston:

    The fact that she pointed out these structures is a great contribution to the field, along with the recent reports of methane and organics on Mars, her findings add an intriguing piece to the puzzle of a possible history for life on our neighboring planet.

  2. Jennifer Burt:

    One of the most intriguing results of the last two decades of exoplanet science is that, thus far, none of the new planetary systems we've discovered look anything like our own solar system, this new planet we've discovered is still weird -- but it's one step closer to being somewhat like our neighborhood planets.

  3. Angelo Meda:

    This is one of the most intriguing sub-sectors in the financials space, there are a lot of companies still, and we are probably going to have only one or two big leaders in the payments space.

  4. Philippe Pouletty:

    I told him in a half serious, half joking mode, that I had a capitalist proposal, his response after more than 30 seconds was 'That's indeed very intriguing, but if you want us to reach an agreement quickly, that's not the fastest route. It's a few years too soon.'.

  5. Laurie Ryan:

    It's intriguing, but it doesn't tell us a lot yet at this point.

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    (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy
    A askant
    B currish
    C repugnant
    D valetudinarian

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