But the interview offered an intriguing peek at what a Boehner speakership might look like.
How long Summers will be satisfied being the head of the White House economics team will now be an intriguing question.
Fittingly, the most intriguing tale in this volume, titled “Translator Translated,” examines a literary life.
1610s, "to trick, deceive, cheat" (earlier entriken, late 14c.), from French intriguer (16c.), from Italian intrigare "to plot, meddle," from Latin intricare "entangle" (see intricate). Meaning "to plot or scheme" first recorded 1714; that of "to excite curiosity" is from 1894. Related: Intrigued; intriguing (1680s, "plotting, scheming;" meaning "exciting curiosity" is from 1909).
1640s, probably from intrigue (v.).