AskDefine | Define mystique

Dictionary Definition

mystique n : an aura of heightened value or interest or meaning surrounding a person or thing

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English

Etymology

From mystique < mysticus. See also mystic.

Pronunciation

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French

Etymology

Extensive Definition

Mystique may refer to:
mystique in Portuguese: Mística (Banda desenhada)
mystique in Vietnamese: Mystique

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

assumption, attitude, aura, blaze of glory, brilliance, brilliancy, charisma, climate of opinion, common belief, community sentiment, conceit, concept, conception, conclusion, consensus gentium, consideration, cult, cultism, envelope, estimate, estimation, ethos, eye, feeling, general belief, glamour, glory, halo, idea, illustriousness, impression, inscrutability, ism, judgment, lights, luster, magic, mind, mystery, nimbus, notion, numinousness, observation, opinion, personal judgment, point of view, popular belief, position, posture, presumption, preternaturalism, prevailing belief, public belief, public opinion, radiance, reaction, resplendence, resplendency, sentiment, sight, splendor, stance, strangeness, supernaturalism, theory, thinking, thought, view, way of thinking
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