INTRIGUING's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of intriguing
Definition:
a. attractive; capable of arousing interest or curiosity; engaging
Example:
Our team came up with some most intriguing finds.
Sentence in Classic:
It was only at headquarters that there was depression, uneasiness, and intriguing; in the body of the army they did not ask themselves where they were going or why.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
You had not your little wits sharpened by their intriguing against you, suppressed and defenceless, under the mask of sympathy and pity and what not that is soft and soothing.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
Royal persons, favourites, intriguers, bishops, passed like mute phantoms behind their veil of names.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
This may be some trifling intrigue, and I cannot break my other important research for the sake of it.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The wife had discovered that the husband was carrying on an intrigue with a French girl, who had been a governess in their family, and she had announced to her husband that she could not go on living in the same house with him.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
In his person, honor was shown to a simple fighting Russian soldier without connections and intrigues, and to one who was associated by memories of the Italian campaign with the name of Suvorov.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Exploding at the word intriguer, Nicholas, raising his voice, told his mother he had never expected her to try to force him to sell his feelings, but if that were so, he would say for the last time.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
If Bennigsen insisted on the position being defended and others still discussed it, the question was no longer important in itself but only as a pretext for disputes and intrigue.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context