mysterious definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, concerning, or becoming a mystery: mysterious and countless truths.
    • at the same time stimulating question and inquisitiveness, and eluding explanation or understanding: a mysterious customer; mystical conduct.
    • Of unknown beginning
    • Having not known characteristics
    • Of or regarding mystery; containing a mystery; difficult or impractical to realize; inexplicable; obscure; perhaps not revealed or explained; enigmatical; incomprehensible.
    • having an import maybe not obvious into the sensory faculties nor apparent to your intelligence; beyond ordinary understanding
    • of an obscure nature
  • others:
    • Partaking of or containing secret; obscure; perhaps not uncovered or explained; unintelligible.
    • Expressing, intimating, or implying a mystery: since, a mysterious look; their manner was really mystical and essential.

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