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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Capable of arousing and holding the attention.

Usage examples (34)
  • It's even better when the story is riveting from the get-go and manages to ramp up the tension with each chapter.
  • The fact that this movie, an endless series of talking heads, somehow manages to be riveting, is proof of his concept.
  • Winter had been long months in riveting them, and not in a day were they to be broken, not even by the thunderbolt of spring.
  • What you're saying is truly riveting, which is why I'm not breaking into asking questions. for more
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