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Definition of intrigue verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    intrigue

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//ɪnˈtriɡ//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they intrigue
     
    he / she / it intrigues
     
    past simple intrigued
     
    -ing form intriguing
     
     
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  1. 1[transitive, often passive] intrigue somebody it intrigues somebody that… to make someone very interested so that they want to know more about something The idea intrigued her. You've really intrigued me—tell me more!
  2. 2[intransitive] intrigue (with somebody) (against somebody) (formal) to secretly plan with other people to harm someone
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: intrigue

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