GRE Word List

INTRIGUE

make secret plans; plot; arouse the curiosity of; N: secret scheme; plot; secret love affair

The meaning of the word intrigue is make secret plans; plot; arouse the curiosity of; N: secret scheme; plot; secret love affair.

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WordMeaning
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chorusphrase repeated throughout a song or poem
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truismself-evident truth
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pasticheimitation of another's style in musical composition or in writing; work of art openly imitating the works of other artists
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