- 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.
Origin of mystiqueFrench mystic
Origin of mystiqueFrench, mystical, mystique, from Latin mysticus; see mystic.
(usually uncountable, plural mystiques)