Picture for CrypticPronunciation: krypt’k

Meanings of Cryptic:

1.Having hidden meaning; mystifying.
2. Secret or occult.
3. Using code or cipher.

Master’s Tip to Learn Cryptic

Well, one simple way to remember this word: remember all those ‘cryptic’ messages you get from your girlfriend when you ask her something? Well, you can split your hair more easily than get a response from her which makes sense. The short and obscure replies are called ‘cryptic ones’.

Sentence examples for Cryptic:

1. The question was so cryptic that I did not understand what it meant.
2. We found a cryptic passage behind the library in the school.