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Another word for mystery

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Noun
  1. Anything that arouses curiosity or perplexes because it is unexplained, inexplicable, or secret

      1. Any puzzling question or problem
      2. A paradoxical, insoluble, or difficult problem; a dilemma:
      3. A riddle whose answer contains a pun (Ex.: What's the difference between a jeweler and a jailer? One sells watches and the other watches cells.)
      1. One that is puzzling, ambiguous, or inexplicable.
      2. A perplexing, usually ambiguous, statement; riddle
      3. A perplexing, baffling, or seemingly inexplicable matter, person, etc.
      1. The condition of being perplexed; bewilderment; confusion
      2. Something that perplexes:
      3. Something that is perplexed, or complicated
      1. Something that baffles or confuses; an enigma:
      2. Something, such as a game, toy, or problem, that requires ingenuity and often persistence in solving or assembling.
      3. A jigsaw puzzle.
      1. One who solves puzzles as a hobby.
      2. A puzzling situation or problem; an enigma.
      3. (Video games) A video game in which the player is presented with (usually abstract) puzzles to solve.
      1. One that is perplexing; an enigma.
      2. Any puzzling, perplexing, or apparently inexplicable person or thing, as a difficult problem or enigmatic saying; enigma
      3. A problem or puzzle in the form of a question, statement, etc. so formulated that some ingenuity is required to solve or answer it
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Another word for mystery

Noun
  1. The quality of being mysterious

  2. Something difficult to know

      1. One that is perplexing; an enigma.
      2. A problem or puzzle in the form of a question, statement, etc. so formulated that some ingenuity is required to solve or answer it
      3. Any puzzling, perplexing, or apparently inexplicable person or thing, as a difficult problem or enigmatic saying; enigma
      1. Any puzzling question or problem
      2. A paradoxical, insoluble, or difficult problem; a dilemma:
      3. A riddle whose answer contains a pun (Ex.: What's the difference between a jeweler and a jailer? One sells watches and the other watches cells.)
      1. One that is puzzling, ambiguous, or inexplicable.
      2. A perplexing, usually ambiguous, statement; riddle
      3. A perplexing, baffling, or seemingly inexplicable matter, person, etc.
      1. The true cause or explanation, regarded as not obvious
      2. Something that remains beyond understanding or explanation; a mystery:
      3. A method or formula for doing or making something well, especially when not widely known:
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    puzzle

    secret

  3. A trick

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    trick

  4. *A mystery story

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    story

    puzzle