Adjectives for Curiosity | Words to describe Curiosity

  • Slow
  • Silent
  • Small
  • Much
  • Calm
  • Horrible
  • Inauspicious
  • Ordinary
  • General
  • Friendly
  • Teased
  • Rude
  • Slight
  • Public
  • Sensuous
  • Feeble
  • Great
  • Overbearing
  • Natural
  • Kindly
  • Thy
  • Inhumane
  • Hungry
  • Quiet
  • Keen
  • Exhaustless
  • Impertinent
  • Rural
  • Undoubted
  • Restless
  • Cynical
  • Unfeigned
  • Idle
  • Intense
  • Lively
  • Persevering
  • Open
  • Irresistible
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    • 1. He got to his feet, his obstinate old eyes wandering across the gully, and the younger man watched him with slow curiosity. 🔊
    • 2. Sight of newspapers dated six years later than those I had last seen aroused within me a lively curiosity. 🔊
    • 3. He went examining about the door-posts, with undoubted curiosity, till he found the mechanism attached to the curtain and touched the spring. 🔊
    • 4. They have a feeble curiosity for news perhaps, which they take daily as a man takes his bitters, and then fall silent and think they are thinking. 🔊
    • 5. Within, the object of hungry curiosity, a fowl, adorned by a placard informing that the price is forty-four francs. 🔊
    • 6. She felt that she would have liked, out of no impertinent curiosity, to solve the mystery; she believed that it contained the key to his character. 🔊
    • 7. Warrington sat down; the bridge-builder whirled his chair around and stared at his visitor, not insolently, but with kindly curiosity. 🔊
    • 8. Here Sandy sat for the remainder of the afternoon, stared at from above and below, an object of lively curiosity. 🔊
    • 9. Barby's lively curiosity was subdued at Christmas time, but it was better not to take chances. 🔊
    • 10. We found it to be a black fox, that had walked out upon the ledge, and thus been added another victim to the indulgence of an idle curiosity. 🔊
    • 11. I leaned forward with a lively curiosity; and the next moment I had blotted myself behind the teapot. 🔊
    • 12. The man on the settee groaned and heaved his shoulders theatrically; she stood, viewing in quiet curiosity that countenance of impotent vileness. 🔊
    • 13. As a matter of fact, the baron and his wife seemed stupefied and looked at him with a silent curiosity which was, in itself, the highest praise. 🔊
    • 14. The light was strong on their faces, lifted in greeting, lips smiling, eyes full of friendly curiosity. 🔊
    • 15. It was my first visit to these mysterious regions, and I looked about me with as much curiosity as did the two ladies. 🔊
    • 16. Let me imagine that in her lovely face I may detect the slight curiosity inspired by a stranger passing into interest. 🔊
    • 17. All around, thousands upon thousands of human eyes, gazing with inhumane curiosity, were an abashing and disturbing sight themselves. 🔊
    • 18. That Bluebeard's chamber, which roused so much curiosity in her sister, was open. 🔊
    • 19. And then, in sensuous curiosity, his thoughts turned on the pleasure of life in this beautiful house, in the society of two charming women. 🔊
    • 20. Here some of the martyrs of Jesus poured out their life, to gratify horrible curiosity, and to satiate the hunger of lions. 🔊
    • 21. His red lips trembled and I noted an underhand, cynical curiosity when he had occasion to raise his eyes to my face. 🔊
    • 22. He used a certain respectful familiarity, having known me all my life, and, as he spoke, eyed me with the kind and open curiosity of a dog. 🔊
    • 23. As my life has fallen chiefly among merchants, lawyers and other practical folk, I went with much curiosity. 🔊
    • 24. At the name of Tamiya he looked up with much curiosity, and Iemon thought his greeting rather brusque. 🔊
    • 25. Although the ending of Natsume and Jinzaemon was not edifying, that of our honoured once head gratified still more the public curiosity. 🔊
    • 26. The Seer watched the life there, with a teased curiosity, and he foresaw a postponement to his visit; so stayed upon the mountain. 🔊
    • 27. We have been somewhat minute in the preceding description, but we hope not more so than the exhaustless curiosity of the public on such subjects appears to warrant. 🔊
    • 28. But there was no known relation between the distances and times; and the evolution of some harmony between these factors was to him an object of the greatest interest and the most restless curiosity. 🔊
    • 29. Why is it that people who would not speak to you for life without an introduction should think that their small curiosity to see your sketches authorizes them to act as aquaintances? 🔊
    • 30. Madame had great curiosity to see her, and took me, one day, to the manufactory at Sevres, without telling me what she projected. 🔊
    • 31. The Greeks, on the contrary, have much curiosity, and show it with the greatest naivete, following you about, and examining all you have and do. 🔊
    • 32. The Duchess knew the singular history of Jonah, the boot king, and awaited his arrival with intense curiosity. 🔊
    • 33. His presence excited no rude curiosity or boisterous enthusiasm, but was none the less honored by more subdued and decorous demonstrations of respect. 🔊
    • 34. I went after her to the other end of the saloon, noting by the way with what keen curiosity she caught up what was passing either in word or action on each side of her. 🔊
    • 35. As the morning sunlight spread to their camp Collie's natural curiosity in regard to Overland's pardner was satisfied. 🔊
    • 36. People eyed them with respect and sympathy, not unmixed with rural curiosity, for Doctor Warren was known and honored by one and all. 🔊
    • 37. The Queen gave me this inauspicious curiosity, desiring me to preserve it, as it would be a curious illustration of the history of the Revolution. 🔊
    • 38. And then the form of that body began to change in a manner which terrified me; but impelled by a horrible but irresistible curiosity, my hand moved on. 🔊
    • 39. As I had always been followed at nights by an old black bitch, she, too, was produced in court, and proved an object of much curiosity. 🔊
    • 40. Young man, if thy imagination is vivid; if thy heart is daring, if thy curiosity is insatiate, I will accept thee as my pupil. 🔊
    • 41. Her eye rested casually for a moment on Mr. Raleigh, as she crossed the threshold, and then returned with a species of calm curiosity. 🔊
    • 42. The fellow pleaded that it was due to great curiosity on the part of the pig, who saw some constabulary passing by, and rushed out to see what they were like. 🔊
    • 43. The inscription thus suddenly revealed naturally aroused great interest, and there was a general curiosity to know what the mysterious closed room might hide. 🔊
    • 44. Indeed I am delighted to find that the "foreign soldier" who rides in front of me attracts so much curiosity that I pass in his wake unnoticed. 🔊
    • 45. She was not a woman of whom that could be asked; therefore it was that his mind so hung on her, with an attraction, a fascination, an overbearing curiosity. 🔊
    • 46. Hot though it was, their persevering curiosity prevented any ventilation, and the steady gaze of single eyes here, there, and everywhere was most exasperating. 🔊
    • 47. They in turn gazed at the tangled glory of her hair, at the hopeless beauty of her eyes, at the pathos of the drooping mouth, with unfeigned curiosity. 🔊
    • 48. Doors, closed to ordinary curiosity, opened to the magic of his card, and he showed a pleasure in using such little privileges as his position gave him for their amusement. 🔊
    • 49. In the resentment of that moment, his suspicions even accused his wife of desiring, from idle curiosity and sentiment, the accidental meeting which had resulted in this fresh aggression. 🔊
    • 50. At first it was covered with a wooden box; for which later on, owing to the great curiosity shown by the public, the strong iron grating which now protects it was substituted. 🔊

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