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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 mys·te·ri·ous /mɪsˈtɪriəs/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mys·te·ri·ous a.  Of or pertaining to mystery; containing a mystery; difficult or impossible to understand; inexplicable; obscure; not revealed or explained; enigmatical; incomprehensible.
 God at last
 To Satan, first in sin, his doom applied,
 Thought in mysterious terms.   --Milton.
 Syn: -- Obscure; secret; occult; dark; mystic; cabalistic; enigmatical; unintelligible; inexplicable; incomprehensible.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: of an obscure nature; "the new insurance policy is written
             without cryptic or mysterious terms"; "a deep dark
             secret"; "the inscrutible 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, mystifying]
      2: having an import not apparent to the senses nor obvious to
         the intelligence; beyond ordinary understanding;
         "mysterious symbols"; "the mystical style of Blake";
         "occult lore"; "the secret learning of the ancients" [syn:
          mystic, mystical, occult, secret, orphic]