Synonyms For Interesting

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Synonyms For Interesting

synonyms for interesting


1 sense of interesting                                                 

Sense 1
interesting (vs. uninteresting) -- (arousing or holding the attention)
       => absorbing, engrossing, fascinating, gripping, riveting -- (capable of arousing and holding the attention; "a fascinating story")
       => entertaining -- (agreeably diverting; "an entertaining puppet show"; "films should be entertaining")
       => amusing, amusive, diverting -- (providing enjoyment; pleasantly entertaining; "an amusing speaker"; "a diverting story")
       => intriguing -- (capable of arousing interest or curiosity; "our team came up with some most intriguing finds")
       => newsworthy -- (sufficiently interesting to be reported in a newspaper)
          Also See-> exciting#1; stimulating#1


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2 senses of fascinating                                                

Sense 1
absorbing, engrossing, fascinating, gripping, riveting -- (capable of arousing and holding the attention; "a fascinating story")
       => interesting (vs. uninteresting) -- (arousing or holding the attention)

Sense 2
bewitching, captivating, enchanting, enthralling, entrancing, fascinating -- (capturing interest as if by a spell; "bewitching smile"; "Roosevelt was a captivating speaker"; "enchanting music"; "an enthralling book"; "antique papers of entrancing design"; "a fascinating woman")
       => attractive (vs. unattractive) -- (pleasing to the eye or mind especially through beauty or charm; "a remarkably attractive young man"; "an attractive personality"; "attractive clothes"; "a book with attractive illustrations")

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1 sense of entertaining                                                

Sense 1
entertaining -- (agreeably diverting; "an entertaining puppet show"; "films should be entertaining")
       => interesting (vs. uninteresting) -- (arousing or holding the attention)

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2 senses of amusing                                                    

Sense 1
amusing, amusive, diverting -- (providing enjoyment; pleasantly entertaining; "an amusing speaker"; "a diverting story")
       => interesting (vs. uninteresting) -- (arousing or holding the attention)

Sense 2
amusing, comic, comical, funny, laughable, mirthful, risible -- (arousing or provoking laughter; "an amusing film with a steady stream of pranks and pratfalls"; "an amusing fellow"; "a comic hat"; "a comical look of surprise"; "funny stories that made everybody laugh"; "a very funny writer"; "it would have been laughable if it hadn't hurt so much"; "a mirthful experience"; "risible courtroom antics")
       => humorous (vs. humorless), humourous -- (full of or characterized by humor; "humorous stories"; "humorous cartoons"; "in a humorous vein")

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2 senses of intriguing                                                 

Sense 1
challenging, intriguing -- (disturbingly provocative; "an intriguing smile")
       => provocative (vs. unprovocative) -- (serving or tending to provoke, excite, or stimulate; stimulating discussion or exciting controversy; "a provocative remark"; "a provocative smile"; "provocative Irish tunes which...compel the hearers to dance"- Anthony Trollope)

Sense 2
intriguing -- (capable of arousing interest or curiosity; "our team came up with some most intriguing finds")
       => interesting (vs. uninteresting) -- (arousing or holding the attention)

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1 sense of newsworthy                                                  

Sense 1
newsworthy -- (sufficiently interesting to be reported in a newspaper)
       => interesting (vs. uninteresting) -- (arousing or holding the attention)


Synonyms For Interesting

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