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curious

cu·ri·ous

curious

 
 
pronunciation:
kyu ri s
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part of speech: adjective
definition: eager to learn or know.
She was curious about how stars were formed.
synonyms:
inquiring
derivations: curiously (adv.), curiousness (n.)
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