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in·trigu·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. challenging, intriguing(adj)

    disturbingly provocative

    "an intriguing smile"

  2. intriguing(adj)

    capable of arousing interest or curiosity

    "our team came up with some most intriguing finds"

Wiktionary

  1. intriguing(Adjective)

    Causing a desire to know more; mysterious.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Intriguing

    of Intrigue

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  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. 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.'.

  2. Shirley Reynolds:

    These data are certainly intriguing and if replicated and substantiated have important implications for public health and social [or] educational interventions, however, there is no information given about the young people who took part ... this makes it impossible to know if they are representative of other teenagers in the USA, let alone teenagers in the UK or Europe.

  3. Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi:

    Naturally we will leave it to the market to decide, whoever has money, whoever has projects, whoever creates employment, whoever has intriguing ideas should know that Italy is the right place to show off their skills.

  4. Christopher Ransom:

    We happened to have a big box of colored pencils, and he was having his seizures so frequently that we decided to ask him if he could illustrate what exactly he was seeing, and this was really intriguing to us, the drawing he produced.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    An intriguing question is if there is any difference between a palmist and an economist given the fact of the outcome often seen of their forecast and prediction.

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