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sphinx-like

adjective uk   us   /ˈsfɪŋks.laɪk/
mysterious and not allowing people to know what you are thinking: He sat silently with a sphinx-like smile on his face.
Translations of “sphinx-like”
in Chinese (Traditional) 謎一般的,神秘莫測的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 谜一般的,神秘莫测的…
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