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decipher

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of decipher

  1. 1 to change (as a secret message) from code into ordinary language we deciphered the hidden message to find out when we were supposed to meet Synonyms of decipher break, crack, decode, decryptWords Related to decipher descramble, unscramble; render, translate; dope (out), figure out, puzzle (out), solve, unravel, unriddle, work, work outNear Antonyms of decipher garble, jumble (up), mix (up)Antonyms of decipher cipher, code, encipher, encode, encrypt

  2. 2 to have a clear idea of a convoluted thriller, the plot of which I was never able to actually decipher Synonyms of decipher appreciate, apprehend, assimilate, behold, catch, catch on (to), cognize, compass, conceive, cotton (to or on to), comprehend, decode, dig, discern, get, grasp, grok, intuit, know, make, make out, perceive, recognize, register, savvy, see, seize, sense, tumble (to), twig, understandWords Related to decipher absorb, digest, take in; realize; fathom, penetrate, pierceNear Antonyms of decipher misapprehend, misconceive, misconstrue, misinterpret, misperceive, misread, mistake, misunderstandAntonyms of decipher miss



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