Mystery and Riddle

Mystery

Mystery noun - Something hard to understand or explain.
Usage example: why my sister married that guy is still a mystery to my parents
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Synonyms for Mystery

Riddle is a synonym for mystery in puzzle topic. In some cases you can use "Riddle" instead a noun "Mystery", when it comes to topics like show, dilemma. popular alternative

Riddle

Riddle noun - Something hard to understand or explain.
Usage example: his motives for starting an argument with the coach were a complete riddle
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Synonyms for Riddle

Mystery is a synonym for riddle in show topic. You can use "Mystery" instead a noun "Riddle", if it concerns topics such as puzzle, enigma, dilemma, brain-teaser. popular alternative

Nearby Words: riddled, riddling

How words are described

old old mystery old riddle
long long mystery long riddle
short short mystery short riddle
complex complex mystery complex riddle
Other adjectives: standard, original, initial, entire, great, complicated, little, interesting, important, famous, ancient, final, deadly, classic, larger, strange, last, different.

Both words in one sentence

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