mystification

Part of speech: noun

The act of mystifying.

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Usage examples "mystification":

  1. Mrs. Penfold, who for some weeks had been in a state of nervous and rather irritable mystification with regard to Lydia, noticed the fact at once. - "The Mating of Lydia", Mrs. Humphry Ward.
  2. But yesterday I found out through Dinky- Dunk what the probable secret of Olie's mystification was. - "The Prairie Wife", Arthur Stringer.
  3. I took a malicious delight in the mystification of my fellows. - "The Shadow World", Hamlin Garland.