Definition Mystery

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a mystery: an enigma, a puzzle, an uncertainty, a secret
It's a mystery to me why Horatio is never seen in the daytime. I just don't understand it.

mysterious: strange, enigmatic, secretive


  • "They are both a source of mystery and curiosity for people across the world."
  • "Icarus : Welcome to the "super duper mystery solving laboratory", everyone, which incidentally doubles as my office."
  • "Police have no leads in a mysterious case in which a man was assaulted with what is believed to be a small glass bottle."
  • "First you invite us to a wedding to a mysterious French man that you've never even mentioned to us."
  • "Mysterious Bruno"
  • "Women want him, men want to be him. Every bit the international man of mystery."
  • "We've got to solve this mystery before it's too late!"
  • "It's a mystery!"
  • "Dr. Gilchrist : Well, I don't know who you are, or why you're here, but I do like mysterious vans, so why not?"
  • "To the "super duper mystery solving laboratory"!"

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