Definition of mysteriously adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//mɪˈstɪəriəsli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//mɪˈstɪriəsli//
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  1. 1in a way that is difficult to understand or explain; strangely My watch had mysteriously disappeared. Mysteriously, the streets were deserted.
  2. 2in a strange and interesting way synonym enigmatically a mysteriously beautiful Moroccan woman
  3. 3without saying much about something, especially when other people want to know more She was silent, smiling mysteriously.