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English definition of “enigmatic”

enigmatic

adjective     /ˌen.ɪɡˈmæt.ɪk/ US  /-ˈmæt̬-/
mysterious and impossible to understand completely: The Mona Lisa has a famously enigmatic smile. He left an enigmatic message on my answering machine.Confusion, confusing and feeling confused enigmatically     /-ɪ.kəl.i/ adverb "Who was that?" "Just a man I know," she said enigmatically.Confusion, confusing and feeling confused
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