Definitions for enigmaticˌɛn ɪgˈmæt ɪk; also ˌi nɪg-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. enigmatic, enigmatical, puzzling(adj)

    not clear to the understanding

    "I didn't grasp the meaning of that enigmatic comment until much later"; "prophetic texts so enigmatic that their meaning has been disputed for centuries"

  2. enigmatic, oracular(adj)

    resembling an oracle in obscurity of thought

    "the oracular sayings of Victorian poets"; "so enigmatic that priests might have to clarify it"; "an enigmatic smile"

Wiktionary

  1. enigmatic(Adjective)

    Pertaining to an enigma.

  2. enigmatic(Adjective)

    Mysterious.

  3. enigmatic(Adjective)

    Defying description.

  4. enigmatic(Adjective)

    (variant) Enigmatical.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Enigmatic(adj)

    alt. of Enigmatical

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of enigmatic in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of enigmatic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Magdalena Zernicka-Goetz:

    This it the most enigmatic and mysterious stage of human development, it is a time when the basic body shape is determined.

  2. Aldous Huxley:

    The charm of history and its enigmatic lesson consist in the fact that, from age to age, nothing changes and yet everything is completely different.

  3. Nicholas Pyenson:

    It's exciting to know more about the evolution of this enigmatic group, an entire description of a new fossil pygmy sperm whale — that's really valuable.

  4. Uri Berger:

    It's an enigmatic site. We have bits of information, but not the whole picture, scientists come and are amazed by the site and think up their own theories.

  5. Erik Pevernagie:

    Human understanding very often remains enigmatic and motivations impenetrable. Many codes remain unbreakable, unless one has the unconditional key. ( " The unbreakable code " )

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