mystify

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to thoroughly confuse, befuddle, or bewilder

Solar eclipses continued to mystify ancient humans for thousands of years.

be a mystery or bewildering to; "This beats me!"; "Got me--I don't know the answer!"; "a vexing problem"; "This question really stuck me"
{f} cause to be mysterious, make obscure; perplex, puzzle, cause a person to be unable to understand
To perplex the mind of; to puzzle; to impose upon the credulity of ; as, to mystify an opponent
make mysterious; "mystify the story"
If you are mystified by something, you find it impossible to explain or understand. The audience must have been totally mystified by the plot There was something strange in her attitude which mystified me. = baffle + mystifying mys·ti·fy·ing I find your attitude a little mystifying, Moira. = puzzling. if something mystifies you, it is so strange or confusing that you cannot understand or explain it = baffle (mystifier, from mystère; MYSTERY PLAY)
To involve in mystery; to make obscure or difficult to understand; as, to mystify a passage of Scripture
make mysterious; "mystify the story
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A mystifying thing
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The act of mystifying or the condition of being mystified
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state of enchantment as concerns person or event
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Simple past tense and past participle of mystify
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the act of artfully perplexing
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something designed to mystify or bewilder
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the activity of obscuring people's understanding, leaving them baffled or bewildered
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confusion resulting from failure to understand
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The act of mystifying, or the state of being mystied; also, something designed to, or that does, mystify
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{i} act of causing (someone or something) to become mysterious; obscuration; puzzlement, perplexity, act of causing a person to be unable to understand
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the activity of obscuring people's understanding, leaving them baffled or bewildered something designed to mystify or bewilder
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totally perplexed and mixed up; "all this duncical nonsense has my brains metagrobolized"- Wall Street Journal
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puzzled or confused
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past of mystify
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third-person singular of mystify
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present participle of mystify
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of an obscure nature; "the new insurance policy is written without cryptic or mysterious terms"; "a deep dark secret"; "the inscrutible workings of Providence"; "in its mysterious past it encompasses all the dim origins of life"- Rachel Carson; "rituals totally mystifying to visitors from other lands"
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{s} mysterious; inscrutable; hard to understand; difficult to explain; cryptic
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unusual
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