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Definition 1: something that baffles understanding and cannot be explained - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where mystery or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • how it got out is a mystery
  • it remains one of nature's secrets

Synonyms for mystery in the sense of this definition

(mystery is a kind of ...) trouble or confusion resulting from complexity

Definition 2: a story about a crime (usually murder) presented as a novel or play or movie - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for mystery in the sense of this definition

(mystery is a kind of ...) a piece of fiction that narrates a chain of related events

"he writes stories for the magazines"

(... is a kind of mystery ) a narrative about someone who investigates crimes and obtains evidence leading to their resolution

(... is a kind of mystery ) a narrative about a murder and how the murderer is discovered

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