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English definition of “curious”


adjective  /ˈkjʊər·i·əs/ us  

curious adjective (INTERESTED)

interested in learning about people or things around you: [+ to infinitive] I’m curious to see what’s going to happen on the political scene.

curious adjective (UNUSUAL)

unusual and therefore worth noticing: A curious figure in a red cape and black boots darted into the building.
(Definition of curious from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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