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interesting

adjective

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interesting

verb
present participle of interest

Synonyms & Antonyms of interesting (Entry 2 of 2)

to hold the attention of
  • the book didn't interest me, so I ended up watching the parade of people on the sidewalk

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The first known use of interesting was in 1768

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interest groups

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“Interesting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/interesting. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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