intrigant

intrigant

[in-tri-guhnt; French an-tree-gahn]
noun, plural intrigants [in-tri-guhnts; French an-tree-gahn] .
a person who engages in intrigue or intrigues.
Also, intriguant.


Origin:
1775–85; < French < Italian intrigante, present participle of intrigare to intrigue

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intrigant or intriguant (ˈɪntrɪɡənt, French ɛ̃triɡɑ̃, ˈɪntrɪɡənt, French ɛ̃triɡɑ̃)
 
n
archaic a person who intrigues; intriguer
 
intriguant or intriguant
 
n

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