toggle menu
1000+ books
Go to Book

used in The Guardian

2 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
secretive or difficult to understand
  • A guy named Jake Blansen came in and said some cryptic things about Richard.
    Ten (77% in)
cryptic = difficult to understand
  • You hear a bunch of cryptic stuff from this Jake Blansen about Richard which might or might not mean anything but is definitely a little weird sounding, especially since he wouldn't say any more about it.
    Fifteen (3% in)

There are no more uses of "cryptic" in The Guardian.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list —®