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1

extremely interesting

fascinating

2

interesting or exciting in a way that keeps your attention

gripping

syn: absorbing

3

interesting or pleasant in a way that keeps your attention

engaging

4

ideas that make you feel enthusiastic or excited about sth

stimulating

5

very bad or unpleasant (often used about weather)

atrocious

6

very bad or unpleasant

dreadful

syn: awful

7

very bad or shocking (often used about accidents, crimes, or social conditions)

appalling

8

extremely good

superb

syn: brilliant

9

excellent (often used about effort and achievement)

outstanding

10

attractive and showing a good sense of style

elegant

syn: stylish

11

expensive and/or fashionable

classy

12

if sth is _______, you admire it and like it because it is very good and of high quality

impressive

13

very strange or unusual

bizarre

syn: weird

14

very strange or unusual, especially when it is unpleasant or worrying

peculiar

syn: odd

15

sb who is _____ enjoys causing pain to others, or making them unhappy and upset

cruel

16

using physical force with the intention of causing damage or injury

violent

17

extremely violent

vicious

syn: brutal