Translation of enigma in Spanish:


enigma, n.

Pronunciation /ɪˈnɪɡmə/

nounplural enigmas

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    enigma masculine
    she's an enigma to me para mí, es un enigma
    • His diaries record recurrent struggles to understand the enigma of his own personality, his spiritual emptiness and addictiveness.
    • One critic has said the film is: an enigma, as difficult to like as it is to dismiss.
    • After such a long struggle and the loss of her sons in unequal battles, she understands the enigma of life.
    • The two of them were a mystery, an enigma that Zoë had promised herself she would solve someday.
    • In the first half of the novel, Kilroy creates the enigma, which she proceeds to unravel in the second half.
    • And yet one of the many enigmas about this most enigmatic of men was how he could combine so obvious and genuine a love for his wife of 41 years with the endless affairs and betrayals which must have made her life a misery.
    • With the addition of diacritical points and vowel signs, the text of the Koran as we have it still presents a series of puzzles and enigmas begging for explanation.
    • A Gazette article earlier this year highlighted an enigma that has long puzzled me.
    • Now, some of us know that Moss is a mystery wrapped up in an enigma, and that he's often referred to as not the most approachable of characters.
    • It is in any case an enigma which neither one can explain properly nor one can understand properly.
    • The Dane is truly an enigma whose ever-changing fortunes are shrouded in mystery.
    • What is left is the puzzle and the enigma that we need to figure out.
    • His concept of political morality is not merely a paradox; it is indeed a conundrum wrapped in an enigma.
    • It is often felt that death is an enigma, perhaps the ultimate mystery.
    • Like this person was an enigma, a thousand puzzles beneath a vulnerable skin.
    • Not that its mysteries will readily reveal themselves: one finds oneself rereading passages to crack its subtle enigmas, tantalised by the missing puzzle piece that lies just beyond all that is visible.
    • He was no longer the soldier, no longer the enigma, and no longer a mystery.
    • And with each biographical effort to understand him, that enigma has become more, not less, obscure.
    • The script is slack and messy, in a way which does not suggest enigma or mystery - just the need for a couple more drafts.
    • For understandable reasons, the pulmonary circulation remains an enigma to most doctors.