Curious Synonyms and Antonyms

kyo͝or'ē-əs

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Synonyms for Curious

The definition of eager is ready and impatient to do something.
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Interested
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(Not comparable) Occasional; infrequent.
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Insistently or impertinently curious or inquisitive:
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The definition of peculiar is something important or of special interest.
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Of or like rum
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Full of keen anticipation or excitement; eager.
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(UK, colloquial, dated) strange, peculiar [18th c.]
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Tending to excite lust; lascivious; lewd
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To provoke; arouse:
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Remarkable; extraordinary:
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The definition of nosy is someone who pries into people's affairs.
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Of, relating to, or having the function of an inquisitor.
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Used to designate such a thing
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Strange or different in a way that is striking or fascinating; strangely beautiful, enticing, etc.
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Of or pertaining to an inquisition.
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The definition of strange is an unfamiliar or unusual person, place or thing.
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Exciting agreeable interest or curiosity; stimulating; provocative
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(Geol.) Designating or of igneous rock formed from magma that hardened while still within the earth, moon, etc.
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New, original, especially in an interesting way
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Given to snooping.
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The definition of queer is something odd or unusual, or is an offensive and derogatory term used to describe a homosexual.
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The quality of being inquisitive; curiosity.
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Breaking with convention or tradition; not orthodox.
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The definition of wondering is a feeling of questioning or curiosity.
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Abnormally evil or cruel
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Books or other writings dealing with unusual, especially pornographic, topics.
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The degree to which something is piquant, stimulating or exciting.
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Uncommonness; scarcity
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Eccentric is defined as someone or something that is different or behaves in an unconventional way.
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Lacking consistency, regularity, or uniformity:
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Having the nature of a freak; odd; peculiar
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Strange
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Provoking or tending to provoke, as to action, thought, feeling, etc.; stimulating, erotic, irritating, etc.
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Unable to endure irritation or opposition; intolerant:
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The definition of quaint is something small, old fashioned or charming in a good way.
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The definition of quirky is a strange or unique action or personality.
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(Describing a person) crazy or insane
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Impulsively whimsical; eccentric:
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The quality of being prurient.
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(Informal) Offensively forward or disrespectful:
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Infrequently occurring; uncommon:
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Located far from civilized areas; remote:
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(Of a machine, etc.) Not in good working condition; shaky.
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Antonyms for Curious

Not curious; not eager to find out; uninterested; indifferent
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Not interested; indifferent
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Neutral, impartial; lacking a financial interest in, or other predisposition toward, a particular resolution of a controversy or issue.
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Being neither too much nor too little; moderate:
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Neither very good nor very bad; rated somewhere in the middle of all others in the same category.
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Having no special characteristics or function; everyday, common, mundane (often deprecatory).
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Relating to or characterized by average intelligence or development.
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Words Related to Curious

The definition of inquisitive is showing curiosity, or being eager to acquire information.
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Having or showing interest.
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Meddling or inclined to meddle; interfering
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In conformity with regular practice or procedure:
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Unduly interested in the affairs of others
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