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mystery
British English: /ˈmɪst(ə)ri/
American English: /ˈmɪst(ə)ri/

Translation of mystery in German:

noun

  • 1
    (hidden, inexplicable matter)
    Rätsel, das
    it's a mystery to me why …
    es ist mir schleierhaft [colloquial] od. ein Rätsel, warum …
    make a mystery [out] of something
    ein Geheimnis aus etwas machen
    make no mystery of something
    kein od. keinen Hehl aus etwas machen
    the mysteries of a trade
    die Geheimnisse eines Handwerks
    he's a bit of a mystery
    er hat etwas Rätselhaftes od. Geheimnisvolles
  • 2
    (secrecy)
    wrapped in or shrouded in or surrounded by mystery
    geheimnisumwittert od. -umwoben
    [formal]
    there's no mystery about it
    das ist überhaupt kein Geheimnis
    mystery man, man of mystery
    rätselhafter Mann
  • 3
    (making a secret of things)
    Heimlichtuerei, die

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