Synonyms for (noun) intrigue

Synonyms: intrigue, machination

Definition: a crafty and involved plot to achieve your (usually sinister) ends

Similar words: plot, game, secret plan

Definition: a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal)

Usage: they concocted a plot to discredit the governor; I saw through his little game from the start


Synonyms: intrigue

Definition: a clandestine love affair

Similar words: love affair, romance

Definition: a relationship between two lovers

Synonyms for (verb) intrigue

Synonyms: connive, intrigue, scheme

Definition: form intrigues (for) in an underhand manner

Similar words: plot

Definition: plan secretly, usually something illegal

Usage: They plotted the overthrow of the government


Synonyms: fascinate, intrigue

Definition: cause to be interested or curious

Similar words: matter to, interest

Definition: be of importance or consequence

Usage: This matters to me!