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  • curiosity curiosity  /ˌkjʊ ri ˈɑ sə ti/ ?  a state in which you want to learn more about something

    curiosity meaning(s) 

    1. (n) a state in which you want to learn more about something
    2. (n) something unusual -- perhaps worthy of collecting

    Synonym(s)

    curiosity usage(s)

    1. The curiosity gave way to horror and indignation 17 days later Cricket's bruised, partly clothed body had been found in a shallow grave on a mesa twelve miles from town.
    2. We were displayed as a curiosity three times a day for millions of tourists.
  • curious curious  /ˈkjʊ ri əs/ ?  beyond or deviating from the usual or expected
  • curiously curiously  /ˈkjʊ ri əs li/ ?  in a manner differing from the usual or expected
  • curiousness curiousness  a state of active curiosity
  • curitiba curitiba  /ˌkjʊ ɪ ˈti bə/ ?  a city in southeastern Brazil
  • curium curium  /ˈkjʊə rɪəm/ ?  a radioactive transuranic metallic element; produced by bombarding plutonium…
  • curl curl  /ˈkɜrl/ ?  a round shape formed by a series of concentric circles (as formed by leaves or…
  • curl up curl up  shape one's body into a curl
  • curled curled  /ˈkɜrld/ ?  of hair having curls
  • curled leaf pondweed curled leaf pondweed  European herb naturalized in the eastern United States and California
  • curler curler  /ˈkɜr lər/ ?  a mechanical device consisting of a cylindrical tube around which the hair…
  • curlew curlew  /ˈkɜr lu/ ?  large migratory shorebirds of the sandpiper family; closely related to woodcocks…
  • curlew sandpiper curlew sandpiper  Old World sandpiper with a curved bill like a curlew
  • curlicue curlicue  a round shape formed by a series of concentric circles (as formed by leaves or…
  • curlier curlier  (of hair) having curls or waves
  • curliest curliest  (of hair) having curls or waves
  • curliness curliness  (of hair) a tendency to curl
  • curling curling  /ˈkɜr lɪŋ/ ?  a game played on ice in which heavy stones with handles are slid toward…
  • curling iron curling iron  a cylindrical metal home appliance that heats a lock of hair that has been…
  • curly curly  /ˈkɜr li/ ?  (of hair) having curls or waves
  • curly clematis curly clematis  climber of southern United States having bluish-purple flowers
  • curly endive curly endive  crisp spiky leaves with somewhat bitter taste
  • curly grass curly grass  rare small fern of northeastern North America having numerous slender spiraling…
  • curly grass fern curly grass fern  rare small fern of northeastern North America having numerous slender…
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