Mystique is an aura of mystery or an air of secrecy surrounding something or someone that makes the person or thing seem very intriguing.
A mysterious and intriguing man in your life who you cannot quite figure out and who fascinates you is an example of someone with mystique.
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a complex of somewhat mystical attitudes and feelings surrounding some person, institution, activity, etc.
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An aura of heightened value, interest, or meaning surrounding something, arising from attitudes and beliefs that impute special power or mystery to it:
the cowboy mystique; the mystique of existentialism. Origin: French, mystical, mystique, from Latin mysticus; see mystic. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.