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1. WordNet® 3.0 (2006)
    adj 1: of an obscure nature; "the new insurance policy is
           written without cryptic or mysterious terms"; "a deep
           dark secret"; "the inscrutable workings of Providence";
           "in its mysterious past it encompasses all the dim
           origins of life"- Rachel Carson; "rituals totally
           mystifying to visitors from other lands" [syn: cryptic,
           cryptical, deep, inscrutable, mysterious,

2. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Mystify \Mys"ti*fy\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Mystified; p. pr. &
   vb. n. Mystifying.] [F. mystifier, fr. Gr. ? + L. -ficare
   (in comp.) to make. See 1st Mystery, and -fy.]
   1. To involve in mystery; to make obscure or difficult to
      understand; as, to mystify a passage of Scripture.
      [1913 Webster]

   2. To perplex the mind of; to puzzle; to impose upon the
      credulity of; to baffle; as, to mystify an opponent.
      [1913 Webster]

            He took undue advantage of his credulity and
            mystified him exceedingly.            --Ld.
      [1913 Webster]

Thesaurus Results for mystifying:

1. Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0
baffling, bewildering, bothering, confounding, confusing, dark, discomposing, disconcerting, dismaying, distracting, disturbing, embarrassing, enigmatic, intricate, mysterious, perplexing, perturbing, problematic, puzzling, upsetting
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