Meaning of “enigma” in the English Dictionary

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enigmanoun [ C ]

us /ɪˈnɪɡ·mə/

someone or something that is mysterious and impossible to understand:

He is an enigma to most people.
enigmatic
adjective us /ˌen·ɪɡˈmæt̬·ɪk/

an enigmatic smile

(Definition of “enigma” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)