engaging or exciting and holding the attention or curiosity: an interesting book.
arousing a feeling of interest: an interesting face.
Idioms about interesting
in an interesting condition, (of a woman) pregnant.
- in·ter·est·ing·ly, adverb
- in·ter·est·ing·ness, noun
- un·in·ter·est·ing, adjective
- un·in·ter·est·ing·ly, adverb
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How to use interesting in a sentence
It was interesting enough to take down the whole cake, and maybe even dip into the tube bag for another, and another.The Rise and Fall of the Rice Cake, America’s One-Time Favorite Health Snack | Brenna Houck | September 17, 2020 | Eater
Eventually you’ll be able to calculate something interesting, such as the path of a whole billiard ball.How Mathematical ‘Hocus-Pocus’ Saved Particle Physics | Charlie Wood | September 17, 2020 | Quanta Magazine
That’s why an interesting pattern in analyzing SEO agencies is looking at the ones that access self-serve reporting platforms to allow full transparency and a semi-automation of the process.How would an SEO agency be built today? Part 2: Current business model(s) | Sponsored Content: SEOmonitor | September 16, 2020 | Search Engine Land
The most interesting new strap is called the Solo Loop and it doesn’t have a clasp at all.Apple just announced a new iPad, iPad Air, and Apple Watch Series 6 | Stan Horazek | September 15, 2020 | Popular-Science
He shared some interesting news about a new program Lowe’s is launching to get more products from small and minority-owned businesses on its shelves.Announcing Fortune Connect, our new membership community | Alan Murray | September 15, 2020 | Fortune
interesting that those who sat in judgment of him found those two sets of beliefs to be incompatible.
“I found him to to be an interesting person,” Krauss said of the first impression.Sleazy Billionaire’s Double Life Featured Beach Parties With Stephen Hawking | M.L. Nestel | January 8, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
Two factors made Hiram Revels especially interesting to the Washington establishment.The Black Man Who Replaced Jefferson Davis in the Senate | Philip Dray | January 7, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
These are eight of the most interesting laws passed in the second session of the 113th Congress.Nazis, Sunscreen, and Sea Gull Eggs: Congress in 2014 Was Hella Productive | Ben Jacobs | December 29, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Opechatesgays.com is one project of a much larger organization, EthicalOil.org—and here is where things get really interesting.How Canadian Oilmen Pinkwash the Keystone Pipeline | Jay Michaelson | December 28, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
We prefer the American volume of Hochelaga to the Canadian one, although both are highly interesting.
To Americans Mrs. Wright is interesting by reason of her patriotism, which amounted to a passion.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D. | Clara Erskine Clement
It goes without saying that Ferns of all kinds are interesting plants to grow in the garden and house.How to Know the Ferns | S. Leonard Bastin
I seized the opportunity to watch what I supposed would be a most interesting interview, from behind a curtain.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3) | Charles James Wills
Be Bry in his History of Brazil describes its use and also some interesting particulars concerning the plant.Tobacco; Its History, Varieties, Culture, Manufacture and Commerce | E. R. Billings.
British Dictionary definitions for interesting
inspiring interest; absorbing
- interestingly, adverb
- interestingness, noun
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