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enigma
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition something mysterious that seems unexplainable
  • Pearl's inevitable tendency to hover about the enigma of the scarlet letter seemed an innate quality of her being.
    Chapter 15 -- Hester and Pearl (77% in)
enigma = something mysterious that seems unexplainable
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