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Related Words for mysteriousenigmatic, mystical, mystifying, perplexing, puzzling, cryptic, unknown, inscrutable, magical, inexplicable, baffling, dark, strange, secretive, curious, obscure, weird, abstruse, arcane, cabalistic
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Contemporary Examples of mysterious
“Vicious pecking, avian hysteria, mysterious deaths, and even cannibalism” are the results, he writes.The History of the Chicken: How This Humble Bird Saved Humanity
December 27, 2014
Perhaps the mysterious Martian methane, and its strange fluctuations, are part of that story.Methane on Mars: Life or Just Gas?
Matthew R. Francis
December 17, 2014
Part of that was due to the elimination of the Mysterious Man.
Like Fosse did with Cabaret, Marshall excised two major characters: the Narrator and the Mysterious Man.
For some mysterious reason, colonoscopy providers are not held to these same standards despite a similar rate of complications.Abortion Complications Are Rare, No Matter What the Right Says
December 8, 2014
Historical Examples of mysterious
By some mysterious power you have ever known my heart better than I myself have known it.
All who listened were deeply impressed by language so mysterious.
From the first moment you spoke, I have felt this mysterious power.
"The beauty that lies within has ever a mysterious power," answered Plato.
She prevails, and rescues him from the mysterious perils of the library.The New Adam and Eve (From "Mosses From An Old Manse")
- characterized by or indicative of mystery
- puzzling, curious, or enigmatic