Definition of mystify verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    mystify

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//ˈmɪstəˌfaɪ//
     
    mystify somebodyVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they mystify
     
    he / she / it mystifies
     
    past simple mystified
     
    -ing form mystifying
     
     
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  1. 1to make someone confused because they do not understand something synonym baffle
  2. 2 They were totally mystified by the girl's disappearance.
mystification
 
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NAmE//ˌmɪstəfəˈkeɪʃn//
 
noun [uncountable] He looked at her in mystification.
 
adjective
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: mystify