in·​trigued | \ in-ˈtrēgd \

Definition of intrigued

: having one's interest, desire, or curiosity strongly aroused Cricket was intrigued, but I decided it wasn't good enough for her, and we moved to the sprawling Marriott resort, a complex of pretty lawns and pools with swim-up bars on the Chao Phraya river.Food and Wine And all the time she laughed, he watched, a smile quirking the corners of his mouth, as though he were both intrigued and delighted that he had done this, that he had made her laugh so suddenly and uncontrollably.— Rachel Joyce

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1908, in the meaning defined above

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