mystification


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something designed to mystify or bewilder

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the activity of obscuring people's understanding, leaving them baffled or bewildered

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SHOPWORKERS' union leader John Hannett summed up the public mystification with the SNP's antics this week pretty well.
Such mystification makes any enquiry into Druze doctrine or history a delicate endeavor.
Yet however much Baruchellakeeps us at arm's length, he does not pursue mystification for its own sake.
Thus, during yesterday's session, between the sixth and seventh resolution against Israel, the interpreter on the floor expressed her mystification with the body's obsession with Israel at the expense of other global concerns, not realizing her microphone was still on:
It represents the mystification and mythification Clare undertakes to make "the personal more complex and more significant than mere autobiography.
Ifans was the picture of new age mystification as the extravagantly named Xenophilius Lovegood - an eccentric hippie wizard with candyfloss hair and father to the equally away-with-the-fairies Luna Lovegood.
According to Professor Imer Ismaili, the problem is more profound and directly connected with the mentality of our society and due to the mystification of leaders, liberal ideas cannot be expected.
For each country, contributors address a range of questions, including the relationship of the amending procedure to the type and substance of constitution, the effect of demanding amending procedures on constitutional devaluation and mystification, whether amending procedures achieve the goals they are designed to serve (i.
beaucoup moins que] Nous refusons que l'Algerie fasse l'objet d'une quelconque operation de mystification ou de diversion a travers ce genre d'elucubrations irresponsables et nous restons resolument aux cotes du peuple tunisien frere que nous assurons de toute notre solidarite dans ses efforts pour faire triompher ses ideaux et ses aspirations [beaucoup plus grand que], conclut M.
Class oppression and religious mystification were as unacceptable as state regimentation and social conformity for Goldman, who equally demanded individual self-expression and structural change.
And her favorite English author is John Fowles, a master of mystification in modern literature.
Mais elles ne peuvent pas etre des tours de passe-passe ou des mystifications et hier (parlant de jeudi) c'etait une mystification", a reagi Francois Hollande sur France Inter.
From another side, we refuse Alfa's intentional neutral position which has directly contributed to the mystification of truth and to the uncover of Tarek's innocence.
Court sources have expressed their mystification over the fact that the arrested culprits had been produced in court in a rather silent way without much fanfare, which was quite unusual, in face of enormity of situation.
In La Guzla, an early publication in the form of faux-Illyrian folk ballads authored by Prosper Merimee that is habitually termed a mystification, the essentially allusive nature of the text resonates with the preying, parasitic vampires that feature in some of the songs (chapter two).