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interesting

In hacker parlance, this word has strong connotations of "annoying", or "difficult", or both. Hackers relish a challenge, and enjoy wringing all the irony possible out of the ancient Chinese curse "May you live in interesting times".
References in classic literature ?
I propose, in a series of papers, to discuss the following interesting particulars:
I have made a great many pleasant acquaintances in travelling round (both ladies and gentlemen), and had a great many most interesting talks.
This fact is interesting, as illustrating the secret connection and sympathy which always exist between great minds.