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  Words related to mystery

Related / Similar Words: enigma, secret, closed book, mystery story, whodunit

 

Definition:
  • something that baffles understanding and cannot be explained; "how it got out is a mystery"; "it remains one of nature''s secrets";
  • a story about a crime (usually murder) presented as a novel or play or movie;

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    Hyponyms: detective story, murder mystery

     

    Derivational Morphology: perplex, vex, stick, get, puzzle, mystify, baffle, beat, pose, bewilder, flummox, stupefy, nonplus, gravel, amaze, dumbfound

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 神秘   Dutch: mysterie  
    Finnish: salaisuus   French: mystère  
    German: Geheimnis   Hungarian: rejtély  
    Italian: misterio   Japanese: ミステリー  
    Korean: 신비   Portuguese: misterio  
    Russian: тайна   Spanish: misterio  
    Swedish: mysterium  
     
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