eager to investigate and learn or learn more (sometimes about others' concerns) having curiosity aroused; eagerly interested in learning more
- "curious about the neighbor's doings"
- "traffic was slowed by curious rubberneckers"
- "curious investigators"
- "a trap door that made me curious"
- "a curious child is a teacher's delight"
beyond or deviating from the usual or expected
- "a curious hybrid accent"