curious


curious
adj.
1 eager to find out about sb/sth
VERBS
be, feel, seem
became, get, grow
remain
make sb

Her secretive manner had made me curious.

ADVERB
extremely, fairly, very, etc.
deeply, intensely

I was intensely curious to know more about him.

a little, slightly, etc.
mildly
genuinely
naturally

Puppies are naturally curious.

just, merely, simply

I'm just curious to know what you think.

intellectually
PREPOSITION
about

I was curious about how she would react.

as to

She was curious as to why he was there.

PHRASES
curious to find out, know, see, etc. sb/sth
2 strange/unusual
VERBS
be, feel, look, seem
find sb/sth
ADVERB
extremely, fairly, very, etc.

I find it very curious that you did not tell anyone.

a little, slightly, etc.

a slightly curious statement.

Curious is used with these nouns: ↑aspect, ↑blend, ↑coincidence, ↑combination, ↑elation, ↑expression, ↑eye, ↑fashion, ↑feeling, ↑gaze, ↑glance, ↑habit, ↑incident, ↑look, ↑mind, ↑mix, ↑mixture, ↑omission, ↑paradox, ↑phenomenon, ↑sensation, ↑tale, ↑thing, ↑twist

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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