pique curiosity

(redirected from pique interest)

pique someone's curiosity

 and pique someone's interest
to arouse interest; to arouse curiosity. The advertisement piqued my curiosity about the product. The professor tried to pique the students' interest in French literature.
See also: curiosity, pique
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And marketing experts say online tributes are just part of a process that will continue to pique interest in the original ad.
In launching this brand, which is the first to represent Qatar as a destination, and by channelling multiple characteristics of the nation's persona, hopes, actions and vision, our efforts to promote the country and pique interest from world travellers, gain new strength and cohesion.
However, his spell of luckless runs has seen him drop down the ratings and he line up here off a mark of 76, some 2lb lower than his last winning perch and a fact which must pique interest.
However, his spell of luckless runs has seen him drop down the ratings and he lines up here off a mark of 76, some 2lb lower than his last winning perch and a fact which must pique interest.
Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians are hyped up as the IPL heavyweights and the tournament's marketing gurus are obviously getting a bit carried away in their attempts to pique interest.
1) The north sides of the walls are illuminated by low wattage in-grade uplights to accentuate texture and pique interest from afar.
It's become a great way to pique interest, share our capabilities and get members doing more with SPIRE.
The Hunger Games is not the only movie to pique interest in archery.
Reaching customers is tough, it takes proper, intriguing, displays to catch their eyes and pique interest in your product or service.
The new price tag should pique interest from investors, "increasing the likelihood of project finance" said Richard Knights of Liberum Capital Ltd.
The point is to grow capital markets in Turkey and the surrounding region, pique interest in those markets and position Borsa Istanbul for an initial public offering in early 2016, Nasdaq spokesman Ryan Wells told the International Business Times in an email.
The effort helped pique interest in getting the property back on the tax rolls.
Woods" uses color photos and large balloon captions to pique interest in natural environments.
Pique interest with a relevant and colorful anecdote, quote or rhetorical question.
Each of the book's chapters contains a series of cases intended to pique interest in microbiology concepts, each of which is followed by a discussion of a particular concept.