from The Century Dictionary.

  • In a mysterious manner; by way of expressing or implying a mystery; obscurely: as, he shook his head mysteriously.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb In a mysterious manner.

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  • adverb In a mysterious manner

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adverb in a cryptic manner


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  • "I didn't mean to have my cheek pierced," said Tom mysteriously.

    December 14, 2007

  • Interesting choice of example!

    December 14, 2007