What is another word for mystify?

654 synonyms found


[ mˈɪstɪfˌa͡ɪ], [ mˈɪstɪfˌa‍ɪ], [ m_ˈɪ_s_t_ɪ_f_ˌaɪ]

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How to use "Mystify" in context?

Derived from the Greek word "mystikos," "mystify" is defined as "to make mystified or perplexed." To mystify someone typically implies to veil their understanding or to throw them off track. It can be accomplished through language, behavior, or symbols. In literature, mystery often adds an air of intrigue and excitement. It can also be used to create a sense of anticipation or to stimulate deep thought.

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