What does the word curious mean?

Usage examples for curious

  1. He was curious to hear what the squire would say. – The Young Musician or, Fighting His Way by Horatio Alger
  2. Curious to see what he was up to, I stood still to watch him. – The Story of My Boyhood and Youth by John Muir
  3. Vi was so curious that she thought she just had to be first. – Six Little Bunkers at Cowboy Jack's by Laura Lee Hope