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Another word for intrigue

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Noun
  1. A secret plan to achieve an evil or illegal end

Verb
  1. To work out a secret plan to achieve an evil or illegal end

  2. To arouse the interest and attention of

      1. Something that causes pleasure or excitement:
      1. A state of curiosity or concern about or attention to something:
      2. Something, such as a quality, subject, or activity, that evokes this mental state:
      3. Regard for one's own benefit or advantage; self-interest:
      1. To cause to draw near or adhere by physical force:
      2. To arouse or compel the interest, admiration, or attention of:
      3. To possess or use the power of attraction.
    See also:

    excite

Another word for intrigue

Noun
  1. Plot

  2. Love affair

Verb
  1. To fascinate

      1. To deceive by guile or charm:
      2. To deprive (someone) of something by guile or deceit; cheat:
      3. To distract the attention of; divert:
      1. To cause to draw near or adhere by physical force:
      2. To arouse or compel the interest, admiration, or attention of:
      3. To possess or use the power of attraction.
      1. A state of vexation caused by a perceived slight or indignity; a feeling of wounded pride.
      2. To cause to feel resentment or indignation.
      3. To provoke; arouse:
      1. A state of curiosity or concern about or attention to something:
      2. Something, such as a quality, subject, or activity, that evokes this mental state:
      3. Regard for one's own benefit or advantage; self-interest:
  2. To plot

      1. To cooperate secretly in an illegal or wrongful action; collude:
      2. To scheme; plot.
      3. To feign ignorance of or fail to take measures against a wrong, thus implying tacit encouragement or consent:
      1. To plan together secretly to commit an illegal or wrongful act or accomplish a legal purpose through illegal action.
      2. To join or act together; combine:
      3. To plan or plot secretly.
      1. A systematic plan of action:
      2. A secret or devious plan; a plot:
      3. An orderly plan or arrangement of related parts: