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verb [transitive] mystify pronunciation in British English /ˈmɪstɪfaɪ/
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present tense
present participlemystifying
past tensemystified
past participlemystified
  1. if someone or something mystifies you, you cannot understand or explain it
    Investigators are mystified by the crash, which claimed 104 lives.

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 mystify pronunciation in British English /ˌmɪstɪfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]


… a feeling of pleasure you get from spending time doing what you want and not worrying about what other people are doing or saying

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