intriguing intriguing  /ɪn ˈtri ɡɪŋ/


  1. (adj) disturbingly provocative
  2. (adj) capable of arousing interest or curiosity


  1. For those who seek more human motives, there was the intriguing report on ABC's Nightline that Applewhite had intimated to a friend that he was dying of cancer.
  2. So far the most intriguing revelation in the 2,400 pages is troubling but hardly criminal.
  3. The thing about shopping in Dubai is that the actual shopping is average, but the experience is intriguing.


  1. An Intriguing Move by This Company Would Not Help the Stock

    An Intriguing Move by This Company Would Not Help the Stock        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

  2. 5 Intriguing Energy Stocks to Invest In

    Are you bored with your current slate of energy stocks? Here's five intriguing energy stocks to invest in that are benefiting from the boom in oil and gas production.        
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

  3. Two Intriguing Small-Cap Stocks

    Two Intriguing Small-Cap Stocks        
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool


  1. "We both like to hit a big ball," Roddick told reporters. "We're both not really shy out there. I think it's an intriguing match-up."
    on Jan 17, 2007 By: Andy Roddick Source: Bloomberg

  2. "Him being the best player in the world at the moment, it would make it a very intriguing match," said Federer.
    on Jan 29, 2009 By: Roger Federer Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "He's intriguing to talk about in the media, with friends, with fans, with your mom, with your sister," Jordan said. "I have not been oversaturated with Allen Iverson in my mind or in conversation with our front office. It's like any other...
    on Nov 30, 2009 By: Eddie Jordan Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

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