Synonyms & Antonyms : Curious





Curious



( Adjective )


I am
curious to know what he said about me.

Synonyms:

Inquiring

Inquisitive

Interested

Puzzled

Searching

Inquisitive

Meddling

Peeping

Pressing

Unusual

Extraordinary

Mysterious

Peculiar

Contextual Examples:

What is that you are reading? Don’t be so
inquisitive.

I tried to tell him about it but he just wasn’t
interested.

She listened with a
puzzled expression on her face.

It seems quite
extraordinary that the Prime Minister can claim these figures as a triumph.

He resigned in
mysterious circumstances.



Antonyms:

Incurious

Indifferent

Uninterested

Common

Everyday

Familiar

Ordinary

Contextual Examples:

She appeared
indifferent to their sufferings.

Car thefts are becoming increasingly
common.

There was something vaguely
familiar about him.

We were dressed up for the party but she was still in his
ordinary clothes.




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