Although Nicula was disappointed by the absence of Apple and Microsoft, there was more than enough to keep him intrigued.
The apparent leader of this girl gang Lady, says, “You look angry, and I am intrigued.”
Olivier is scared yet intrigued, and goes forth to learn more about the ghost.
The more she was forced to dwell on these two schools, the more they intrigued her.
Berlinger and Sinofsky were intrigued by the angle of kids killing kids.
Moscow was in despair: Tver insulted her and Chemiaki intrigued to get himself made prince.
Already, it will be seen, she was intrigued with the "unknown divine."
He had already made a secret treaty with Louis, and he now intrigued to detach the Emperor from the English alliance.
My own careless words had created a picture which charmed, which intrigued.
intrigued by his odd words and odder manner, she took the folded sheet.
1610s, "to trick, deceive, cheat" (earlier entriken, late 14c.), from French intriguer (16c.), from Italian intrigare "to plot, meddle," from Latin intricare "entangle" (see intricate). Meaning "to plot or scheme" first recorded 1714; that of "to excite curiosity" is from 1894. Related: Intrigued; intriguing (1680s, "plotting, scheming;" meaning "exciting curiosity" is from 1909).
1640s, probably from intrigue (v.).