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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Mysterious. Also: concealing.

Usage examples (40)
  • A cryptic message was written on the rock by the cave entrance.
  • The new insurance policy is written without cryptic or mysterious terms
  • A cryptic note
  • Here are a couple of verses written in cryptic rhyme from some of my currently published books. for more
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