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Synonyms for interesting
ˈɪn tər ə stɪŋ, -trə stɪŋ, -təˌrɛs tɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. interesting(adj)

    arousing or holding the attention

    Antonyms:
    irksome, soporific, ho-hum, wearisome, ponderous, tiresome, insipid, putdownable, soporiferous, prosaic, pedestrian, deadening, slow, boring, jejune, tedious, prosy, narcotic, dull, uninteresting, earthbound

Wiktionary

  1. interesting(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    absorbing

    Antonyms:
    boring, uninteresting

  2. interesting(adjective)

    Arousing or holding the attention or interest of someone.

    Synonyms:
    absorbing

    Antonyms:
    uninteresting, boring

Editors Contribution

  1. captivating

    capable of holding interest; fascinating; appealing

    his captivating green eyes grabbed ahold of me and seemed to never let go.

    Submitted by anonymous on April 2, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. interesting(a.)

    Synonyms:
    engaging, attractive, pleasing, entertaining

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How to use interesting in a sentence?

  1. Jerry Storch:

    We are looking at Germany's neighbor countries. Apart from the German-speaking regions, we think the Benelux countries are interesting for us.

  2. Lucy Montgomery:

    Isn't it splendid to think of all the things there are to find out about It just makes me feel glad to be alive -- it's such an interesting world.

  3. Michael Joseph:

    He had an interesting anchor tattoo on his face and he had a very distinct look about him for a hitchhiker, he gave me 20 to 30 minutes but I never got his story.

  4. Lee Weiss:

    An ongoing trend we've seen throughout the past few admissions cycles is the shift towards a two-test landscape, and what's interesting is that even as some of the changes to the SAT make it more ACT-like, more students are taking both tests or considering the ACT option, students have been recognizing that they have more than one test option, and the shake-up caused by the SAT redesign has furthered this recognition.

  5. Grace Henley:

    All this food diversity in our community makes it a more interesting place to live, it makes it a more delicious place to live.


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