Example sentences for: intrigued

How can you use “intrigued” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • I was intrigued by William Dougherty's comment [XXI,2] on Martyn Ecott's article The Franglais Blues [XX,3].

  • Professor Bernard, who teaches at Springfield College, became intrigued with the lyrics to the Christmas song, The Twelve Days of Christmas , when he first noticed the virtual redundancy of partridge and perdrix , the Latin word for the bird, leading him to surmise that the words in a pear tree could well have been Norman French for `en a perdrix,' or words to that effect.

  • So I've been intrigued by the increasingly popular alternative explanation--"the system did it."

  • "Hitchcock would have been intrigued, and maybe envious," says the Wall Street Journal 's Joe Morgenstern.

  • Monica Lewinsky's video deposition intrigued the Senate over the weekend, but it seems not to have changed any votes, in part because Lewinsky has said it all before, but in part because she phrases her testimony in ways that protect President Clinton.


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