- The definition of enigmatic is something that is like a puzzle or riddle that can’t be understood.
An example of enigmatic is the mysterious ending of a complicated movie.
enigmatic definition by Webster's New World
Origin: French énigmatique ; from Late Latin aenigmaticus
- enigmatically adverb
enigmatic definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: Greek ainigmatikos, from ainigma, ainigmat-, riddle; see enigma.
- enˌig·matˈi·cal·ly adverb