Associations to the word «Decipher»


DECIPHER, verb. (transitive) To decode or decrypt a code or cipher to plain text.
DECIPHER, verb. (transitive) To read text that is almost illegible or obscure.
DECIPHER, verb. (transitive) To find a solution to a problem.

Dictionary definition

DECIPHER, verb. Convert code into ordinary language.
DECIPHER, verb. Read with difficulty; "Can you decipher this letter?"; "The archeologist traced the hieroglyphs".

Wise words

Men govern nothing with more difficulty than their tongues, and can moderate their desires more than their words.
Baruch Spinoza