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Curious

Cu´ri`ous   Pronunciation: k?´r?-?s
a.1.Difficult to please or satisfy; solicitous to be correct; careful; scrupulous; nice; exact.
Little curious in her clothes.
- Fuller.
How shall we,
If he be curious, work upon his faith?
- Beau. & Fl.
2.Exhibiting care or nicety; artfully constructed; elaborate; wrought with elegance or skill.
To devise curious works.
- Ex. xxxv. 32
His body couched in a curious bed.
- Shak.
3.Careful or anxious to learn; eager for knowledge; given to research or inquiry; habitually inquisitive; prying; - sometimes with after or of.
4.Exciting attention or inquiry; awakening surprise; inviting and rewarding inquisitiveness; not simple or plain; strange; rare.
A multitude of curious analogies.
- Macaulay.
Many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore.
- E. A. Poe.
Curious arts
magic.
Adj.1.curious - beyond or deviating from the usual or expected; "a curious hybrid accent"; "her speech has a funny twang"; "they have some funny ideas about war"; "had an odd name"; "the peculiar aromatic odor of cloves"; "something definitely queer about this town"; "what a rum fellow"; "singular behavior"
2.curious - eager to investigate and learn or learn more (sometimes about others' concerns); "a curious child is a teacher's delight"; "a trap door that made me curious"; "curious investigators"; "traffic was slowed by curious rubberneckers"; "curious about the neighbor's doings"
Antonyms:
incurious - showing absence of intellectual inquisitiveness or natural curiosity; "strangely incurious about the cause of the political upheaval surrounding them"
3.curious - having curiosity aroused; eagerly interested in learning more; "a trap door that made me curious"
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