Implicitly explicit

enigmatic
(adj)
e-nig-MAT-ic
Meaning

obscure; puzzling; riddle-like

1st Sample Sentence

In an enigmatic letter, she told me that she did not believe in marriage, yet did not tell me that she was rejecting my offer of marriage.

Root

ainigma ainigmatos (a dark saying, riddle) (Greek)

Mnemonics

sounds like arithematic--difficult to understand n mysterious as 'x' is always unknown Enigmatic = "a night magic" --> Magic at night is mysterious and difficult to understand.

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