[en-ig-mat-ik, ee-nig-] /ˌɛn ɪgˈmæt ɪk, ˌi nɪg-/
resembling an , or a puzzling occurrence, situation, statement, person, etc.; perplexing; mysterious: She has a perpetually enigmatic expression on her face.
This is the most enigmatic book I have ever read!
1640s, from Late Latin aenigmaticus, from aenigmat-, stem of aenigma (see enigma). Enigmatical in the same sense is from 1570s. Related: Enigmatically.
/ɪˈnɪɡməˌtaɪz/ verb 1. (transitive) to make enigmatic
[en-ahyl] /ɛnˈaɪl/ verb (used with object), enisled, enisling. 1. to make an island of. 2. to place on an island. 3. to isolate. /ɪnˈaɪl/ verb 1. (transitive) (poetic) to put on or make into an island
[en-uh-wee-tok, uh-nee-wi-tok] /ˌɛn əˈwi tɒk, əˈni wɪˌtɒk/ noun 1. an atoll in the NW Marshall Islands: atomic and hydrogen bomb tests 1947–52. [en-uh-wee-tok, uh-nee-wi-tok] /ˌɛn əˈwi tɒk, əˈni wɪˌtɒk/ noun 1. an atoll in the central Pacific Ocean, in the Marshall Islands: atomic bomb tests 1947–62. /ˌɛnəˈwiːtɒk; əˈniːwɪˌtɔːk/ noun 1. an atoll in the W […]
[en-jam-muh nt, -jamb-] /ɛnˈdʒæm mənt, -ˈdʒæmb-/ noun, plural enjambments [en-jam-muh nts, -jamb-] /ɛnˈdʒæm mənts, -ˈdʒæmb-/ (Show IPA). Prosody. 1. the running on of the thought from one line, couplet, or stanza to the next without a syntactical break. /ɪnˈdʒæmmənt; French ɑ̃ʒɑ̃bmɑ̃/ noun 1. (prosody) the running over of a sentence from one line of verse […]