Definition of 'intrigue'
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Nonetheless this is an intriguing story told with confidence. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Your new love is an intriguing match of opposites. The Sun (2016)Jupiter filters through your job chart and gives you a certain something that intrigues people. The Sun (2016)That could change in a heartbeat when your most serious friend makes an intriguing introduction. The Sun (2016)There is something new and intriguing about you as the moon checks into your birth sign. The Sun (2016)All the time the story becomes more intriguing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)For those who have played under both coaches, it has made for an especially intriguing spectacle. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A relative you rarely see has intriguing news. The Sun (2017)If you are single, an intuitive moon puts the name of an intriguing new love prospect in your mind. The Sun (2016)There's something new, different and intriguing about you as the moon checks into your birth sign. The Sun (2016)Yet his style is curiously gripping and the story is intriguing and often disturbing. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Your new love has an intriguing voice. The Sun (2009)You have that certain something that intrigues people. The Sun (2011)Why a wealthy businessman buys a rugby club is always intriguing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You make an intriguing discovery about a partner. The Sun (2012)To these qualities he added cunning and a sense of timing in political intrigue. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)This intriguing series sees families receive new products to test. The Sun (2015)Your oldest relative has some intriguing secrets to share. The Sun (2008)The odd and interesting will intrigue you tonight. The Sun (2015)You make intriguing discoveries about a partner that will surprise you. The Sun (2012)The moon moves into your personality chart to give you a special something that intrigues people. The Sun (2011)There is something else about this story that intrigues me. Christianity Today (2000)Your new love has an intriguing family background. The Sun (2011)There is something new about you that intrigues people. The Sun (2010)Of course my dogs were not always displaying such intriguing behaviour. THE DOG LISTENER: Learning the Language of your Best Friend (2002)Which makes this an intriguing test case. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They will increasingly have to master the dark arts of political intrigue. Times, Sunday Times (2012)So it was intriguing to see a picture of him at a recent library opening. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Your oldest relative has an intriguing secret. The Sun (2008)This gives you the freedom to get to know those who intrigue you and to try out various risky concepts. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The case was an intriguing one. A Conceptual View of Human Resource Management: Strategic Objectives, Environments, FunctionsSuch optimism for the energy sector is intriguing, especially given its decline over the past three decades. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I found his case intriguing and he talked about wanting to appeal the death sentence. The Sun (2014)But we don't want to give too much away as intrigue and betrayal are at the heart of the storylines. The Sun (2010)
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Translations for 'intrigue'
British English: intrigue NOUN
Intrigue is the making of secret plans to harm or deceive people.
British English: intrigue VERB
If something, especially something strange, intrigues you, it interests you and you want to know more about it.
The novelty of the situation intrigued him.
Definition of intrigue from the Collins English Dictionary
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