HyperDic: interesting

English > 1 sense of the word interesting:
ADJECTIVEallinterestingarousing or holding the attention
interesting > pronunciation
Soundsih'nterahstihng; ih'nterihstihng; ih'ntrahstihng; ih'ntrihstihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > interesting: 1 sense > adjective 1
MeaningArousing or holding the attention.
Attribute ofinterest, interestingnessThe power of attracting or holding one's attention (because it is unusual or exciting etc.)
Narrowerabsorbing, engrossing, fascinating, gripping, rivetingcapable of arousing and holding the attention
amusing, amusive, divertingProviding enjoyment
entertainingagreeably diverting
intriguingcapable of arousing interest or curiosity
newsworthysufficiently interesting to be reported in a newspaper
See alsoexcitingcreating or arousing excitement
stimulatingrousing or quickening activity or the senses
OppositeuninterestingArousing no interest or attention or curiosity or excitement
Spanishinteresante
Catalaninteressant
Nounsinterestingnessthe power of attracting or holding one's attention (because it is unusual or exciting etc.)
Adverbsinterestinglyin an interesting manner

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