1 disturbingly provocative; "an intriguing smile" [syn: challenging]
2 capable of arousing interest or curiosity; "our team came up with some most intriguing finds"
- IPA: /ɪntɹiːgɪŋ/
causing a desire to know more
- present participle of intrigue
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