crypto


1cryp·to

noun \ˈkrip-(ˌ)tō\
plural cryptos

Definition of CRYPTO

1
:  a person who adheres or belongs secretly to a party, sect, or other group
2
:  cryptography 2

Origin of CRYPTO

crypt-
First Known Use: 1946

2crypto

adjective

Definition of CRYPTO

1
:  not openly avowed or declared —often used in combination <crypto-fascist>

First Known Use of CRYPTO

1681

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