A dark, obscure, or inexplicable saying; a riddle; a statement, the hidden meaning of which is to be discovered or guessed.
An action, mode of action, or thing, which cannot be satisfactorily explained; a puzzle; as, his conduct is an enigma.
German cipher machine
Novel by Robert Harris
2001 film directed by Michael Apted
Closed Book, Secret, Mystery
Brain-teaser, Riddle, Conundrum
|Example Sentence (Quote)|
" The absurd and legendary devil is the enigma of the Church." - L. Frank Baum