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English definition of “crack”

crack

verb [T] (FIND ANSWER)    /kræk/
to find a solution to a problem: They cracked the code and read the secret message.UK I've been trying to solve this problem all week, but I still haven't cracked it.Solving and solutions
(Definition of crack verb (FIND ANSWER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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