What does enigmatic mean?

Definitions for enigmatic
ˌɛn ɪgˈmæt ɪk; also ˌi nɪg-enig·mat·ic

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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

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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

Examples of enigmatic in a Sentence

  1. Erik Pevernagie:

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

  2. Christopher Austin:

    Oh, these animals are gorgeous, truly some of the most beautiful and enigmatic lizards in the world, living on one of the most megadiverse islands on the planet, they have other cool traits such as giving birth to live young and adhesive toe pads.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

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