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cryptic

adjective
 
 
/ˈkrɪptɪk/
mysterious and difficult to understand: a cryptic comment/message Difficult to understandComplicated and difficult to doPuzzle and confuse
cryptically adverb
Translations of “cryptic”
in Spanish oculto, secreto, enigmático…
in French énigmatique…
in German rätselhaft…
in Chinese (Traditional) 神秘的,隱秘的, 有隱義的, 費解的…
in Russian загадочный…
in Turkish gizemli, gizli, şifreli…
in Chinese (Simplified) 神秘的,隐秘的, 有隐义的, 费解的…
in Polish zagadkowy…
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