- made or prepared skillfully.
- done with painstaking accuracy or attention to detail: a curious inquiry.
- careful; fastidious.
- marked by intricacy or subtlety.
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Being curious about the science, about each other, makes a difference.What You Can Learn from Living in Antarctica - Issue 92: Frontiers|Marissa Grunes|November 11, 2020|Nautilus
You’re getting curious and exploring what is going to make you feel more resilient at the end of the week.How to detox from election anxiety, according to mental health experts|Allyson Chiu|November 9, 2020|Washington Post
The curious thing is that there are fundamental qualities of the physics of orbiting stars and planets that hinge on much, much smaller positional uncertainties and can quite literally dictate the survival of an entire system.We Never Know Exactly Where We’re Going in Outer Space - Issue 92: Frontiers|Caleb Scharf|November 4, 2020|Nautilus
None of the other Q-curious candidates appear to have won, but this viewpoint has clearly seeped into a not-insignificant portion of the GOP base.What to Expect From the Election Turbulence to Come|Nick Fouriezos|November 4, 2020|Ozy
Dunmei Lin and Nicolas Fanin were curious how microplastics might affect soil organisms.Polluting microplastics harm both animals and ecosystems|Alison Pearce Stevens|November 3, 2020|Science News For Students
With too much curiousness You have too often search'd this wound, which yields Security and rest, not trouble, to me.The Plays of Philip Massinger|Philip Massinger
Dickon's round eyes were full of eager curiousness but he said not a word.The Secret Garden|Frances Hodgson Burnett
I am old enough to make ready to die, and a great curiousness have I about what will happen to me when I am dead.Jerry of the Islands|Jack London
At the sound of his voice the woman peered at him with quick curiousness.Love of Life|Jack London
There is nothing else to recommend the poem except its wit and the curiousness of the subject.Books and Habits from the Lectures of Lafcadio Hearn|Lafcadio Hearn