• word of the day


    cryptic - Dictionary definition and meaning for word cryptic

    (adj) of an obscure nature
    Example Sentence
    • the new insurance policy is written without cryptic or mysterious terms
    • a deep dark secret
    • the inscrutable workings of Providence
    • in its mysterious past it encompasses all the dim origins of life
    • rituals totally mystifying to visitors from other lands
    (adj) having a secret or hidden meaning
    Example Sentence
    • cabalistic symbols engraved in stone
    • cryptic writings
    • thoroughly sibylline in most of his pronouncements
    (adj) having a puzzling terseness
    Example Sentence
    • a cryptic note
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for cryptic

Crypt means Secret . . . So Cryptic means something secret . . .Puzzle

Powered by Mnemonic Dictionary

crypt+ic..crypt..sounds very close to word corrupt...and corrupted leaders always keep thier SECRETS hidden.

enCRYPTIon is done to keep up the secret and it is always confusing.....

cryptic sounds like Encrypted i.e something written in encrypted form(hidden from others)

scrip of the booth film was...mysterious till end

Word used in video below:
text: Cryptic!
Download our Mobile App Today
Receive our word of the day
on Whatsapp