Thesaurus / intrigue


Patty Diez, Eater project managerI love a cookie with a lot of stuff in it — the more textural intrigue, the better.SIX RECIPES THAT GOT US THROUGH ANOTHER WEEKEATER STAFFMARCH 19, 2021EATER
Now, the 34-year-old right-hander, who admits he has aged into what he and others politely refer to as the “smart pitching” or “finesse” phase of his career, is what intrigue looks like for the Orioles in 2021.AS KING FÉLIX TRIES TO MAKE THE ORIOLES, THE ORIOLES JUST TRY TO MAKE PROGRESSCHELSEA JANESMARCH 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Danish food and drink have been front and center on the world stage in recent years, thanks largely to widespread intrigue with New Nordic Cuisine, the cooking philosophy popularized by René Redzepi, the chef who founded Copenhagen’s Noma.SIX GREAT WHISKIES FROM AROUND THE WORLDLIZA WEISSTUCHMARCH 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Spring is in the air — and so is intrigue and mayhem — in five first-rate new mysteries and thrillers out this month and next.FIVE THRILLERS TO READ NOW — AND SOONRICHARD LIPEZMARCH 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It’s a slim novel that builds tension right up to the end, and the intrigue is more in the journey than the destination.3 NEW FICTION BOOKS EXPLORE DISASTER AND SURVIVALERIN BERGERMARCH 3, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Instead of a boring story about Beltway romance, Playbook ended up with a boring story about Beltway romance with a splash of media intrigue.POLITICO LOSES SCOOP TO PEOPLEERIK WEMPLEFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He professed both to abominate and despise all mystery, refinement, and intrigue, either in a prince or a minister.GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
The king fell in love with her, and his attempted intrigue led to complications that almost caused a war between France and Spain.THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
Black Hood knew what it was to be a policeman with hands bound by red tape or political intrigue.HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
However, if you can forget that, the coils of an admirably woven intrigue will grip your attention and sympathy throughout.PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 158, APRIL 28, 1920VARIOUS


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