Synonyms for mystery

Synonyms for (noun) mystery

Synonyms: mystery, closed book, enigma, secret

Definition: something that baffles understanding and cannot be explained

Usage: how it got out is a mystery; it remains one of nature's secrets

Similar words: perplexity

Definition: trouble or confusion resulting from complexity

Synonyms: whodunit, mystery, mystery story

Definition: a story about a crime (usually murder) presented as a novel or play or movie

Similar words: story

Definition: a piece of fiction that narrates a chain of related events

Usage: he writes stories for the magazines

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