Antonyms of verb mystify

1 of 2 senses of mystify

Sense 2
mystify -- (make mysterious; "mystify the story")
       Antonym of demystify (Sense 1)
      => demystify -- (make less mysterious or remove the mystery from; "let's demystify the event by explaining what it is all about")

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb mystify

2 senses of mystify

Sense 1
perplex, vex, stick, get, puzzle, mystify, baffle, beat, pose, bewilder, flummox, stupefy, nonplus, gravel, amaze, dumbfound -- (be a mystery or bewildering to; "This beats me!"; "Got me--I don't know the answer!"; "a vexing problem"; "This question really stuck me")
       => confuse, throw, fox, befuddle, fuddle, bedevil, confound, discombobulate -- (be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly; "These questions confuse even the experts"; "This question completely threw me"; "This question befuddled even the teacher")

Sense 2
mystify -- (make mysterious; "mystify the story")
       => obscure, blot out, obliterate, veil, hide -- (make undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or concealing; "a hidden message"; "a veiled threat")

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