Word:

Mystify

Mys´ti`fy
v. t.1.To involve in mystery; to make obscure or difficult to understand; as, to mystify a passage of Scripture.
[imp. & p. p. Mystified ; p. pr. & vb. n. Mystifying .]
2.To perplex the mind of; to puzzle; to impose upon the credulity of; to baffle; as, to mystify an opponent.
He took undue advantage of his credulity and mystified him exceedingly.
- Ld. Campbell.
Verb1.mystify - be a mystery or bewildering to; "This beats me!"; "Got me--I don't know the answer!"; "a vexing problem"; "This question really stuck me"
2.mystify - make mysterious; "mystify the story"
Antonyms:
demystify - make less mysterious or remove the mystery from; "let's demystify the event by explaining what it is all about"
addle, amaze, around the bush, baffle, bamboozle, beat, beat about, beg the question, bicker, boggle, buffalo, cavil, choplogic, complicate, confuse, corrupt, daze, dodge, equivocate, evade, evade the issue, fence, flummox, fool, fuddle, garble, get, hedge, hoax, humbug, jumble, keep in suspense, lick, make unintelligible, maze, misadvise, misdirect, miseducate, misguide, misinform, misinstruct, mislead, misteach, mix up, muddle, nitpick, nonplus, obfuscate, obscure, palter, parry, perplex, pervert, pick nits, prevaricate, pussyfoot, quibble, scramble, shadow, shift, shuffle, shy, sidestep, split hairs, stick, stump, tergiversate, throw
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