Synonyms for mystery


1. mystery, enigma, secret, closed book, perplexity
usage: something that baffles understanding and cannot be explained; "how it got out is a mystery"; "it remains one of nature's secrets"
2. mystery, mystery story, whodunit, story
usage: a story about a crime (usually murder) presented as a novel or play or movie
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