What Does Mystery Mean?

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A mystery is something that baffles understanding and cannot be explained. It can also be defined as a story about a crime presented as a novel, a play, or a movie.
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mys·ter·y
[mis-tuh-ree, -tree]
NOUN [PLURAL MYS·TER·IES.]
1.
anything that is kept secret or remains unexplained or unknown: the mysteries of nature.
2.
any affair, thing, or person that presents features or qualities so obscure as to arouse curiosity or speculation: The masked guest is an absolute mystery to everyone.
3.
a novel, short story, play, or film whose plot involves a crime or other event that remains puzzlingly unsettled until the very end: a mystery by Agatha Christie.
4.
obscure, puzzling, or mysterious quality or character: the mystery of Mona Lisa's smile.
5.
any truth that is unknowable except by divine revelation.
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