Adjective(1) beyond or deviating from the usual or expected(2) eager to investigate and learn or learn more (sometimes about others' concerns
(1) She didn't realise she was holding his hand for so long, and that people were beginning to give them curious stares.(2) It was the most curious sensation to know she was about to die, and not care.(3) Half of me scoffed at the contrivance - the other half was curious to know more.(4) the curious thing is that he never came back(5) there was a curious taste off the tea(6) The haircut is merely the latest stage in his curious and unusual battle to avoid overexposure.(7) The voice is Kelly's throughout, down to the lack of punctuation, eccentric spellings and curious syntax.(8) You come curious to know if he is another young manager on a hot streak or if he has more than that.(9) Passersby stared at her with curious expressions, wondering what was the matter.(10) Relative strangers offer up curious nuggets of information, like cinder toffee.(11) The gentlemen will be green with envy, and wildly curious to know where I have found you from.(12) The book makes for enjoyable reading not just for children, but for the inquisitive and curious adult as well.(13) I have never heard of a concept like this before, and am curious to know more.(14) I was curious to know what had made him who he was and why everything seemed far beneath him.(15) Michael kept staring at me a curious look in his eyes as to what my response was to all this information.(16) She felt nothing at all but a curious tingling sensation in the left side of her face.
(1) be curious :: wees nuuskierig
(2) curious about :: nuuskierig oor
(3) curious person :: nuuskierig persoon
1. intrigued ::
2. strange ::
3. singular ::
1. incurious ::
curious, curiously, curiousness
Word Example from TV Shows
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The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 2
-Yes. It’s that way.
Money Heist Season 1, Episode 8
I'm CURIOUS about
the whole social construct.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 21
Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 6
I'm CURIOUS why you've sought me out.
Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 4
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