American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A piece of writing in code or cipher. Also called cryptograph.
- n. A figure or representation having a secret or occult significance.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A message or writing in secret characters or otherwise occult; a cryptograph.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. A cipher writing. Same as cryptograph.
- n. a piece of writing in code or cipher
“The slave hunters in fact belonged to the dregs of society, and we shall not be far wrong in assuming that the man with the cryptogram was a fitting comrade for his fellow “capitaes do mato.””
“This isn't what you'd call a cryptogram; not much.”
“They also come across a cryptogram, which is rather difficult to solve, but which eventually they manage to decypher, and which leads them to the treasure hoarded by the pirate, who by that time has met his end.”
“The slave hunters in fact belonged to the dregs of society, and we shall not be far wrong in assuming that the man with the cryptogram was a fitting comrade for his fellow _ "capitaes do mato.”
“We believe that the cryptogram is the best technology available today for ensuring the integrity of”
“But then that cipher business -- I was fully convinced by now that it was some original kind of cryptogram -- rather pointed the other way.”
““This is what is called a cryptogram, or cipher,” he said, “in which letters are purposely thrown in confusion, which if properly arranged would reveal their sense.”
“This is what is called a cryptogram, or cipher," he said, "in which letters are purposely thrown in confusion, which if properly arranged would reveal their sense.”
“The 'cryptogram' was probably written by one of the leaders of the gang, who, no doubt, supplied copies to the other members to use instead of blank paper for secret communications.”
“The Chinese cryptogram for crisis has the meanings of both "danger" and "opportunity.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘cryptogram’.
All the wonderful games I'm sure all of you love to play.
Scrawlings, notes, odd writings, and messages.
Codes, ciphers, and other words related to secret ways of communicating. See also Keeping Secrets, a list by oroboros.
Nouns meaning mystery or puzzlement
List? What list?
This is the list that makes up the world.
denoting something written or recorded
conundrums, posers, and baffling situations
You ever try to read someone who can't be read? What is he thinking? What is he going to do? Whose side is he really on?
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