Results for intrigue

Definitions of intrigue:

part of speech: verb intransitive

To form a plot or scheme: to carry on illicit love:- pr. p. intriguing: pa. p. intrigued.

part of speech: noun

A secret plot; secret love affair.

part of speech: verb

To form a complicated plot or scheme; to carry on an illicit love; to plot secretly.

part of speech: verb transitive

Colloquially, to interest keenly.

part of speech: noun

A complex plot: a private or party scheme: the plot of a play or romance: secret illicit love.

part of speech: noun

A plot or scheme of a private or party kind engaged in by several persons; a love- affair, usually illicit; the plot of a poem or play.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To carry on a secret plot; engage in secret love affairs.

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