Meaning of cryptically in English:


Pronunciation /ˈkrɪptɪkli/

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‘On those occasions when we had to leave suddenly or silently on her account, my mother would flush with excitement and speak cryptically to me, her sentences spare and hurried.’
  • ‘When asked whether they were more important than his political career, he cryptically replied ‘Yes, of course.’’
  • ‘Its billboards typically featured postmodern designs in bright colors that depicted the pieces of a jigsaw, or single images with cryptically clever questions.’
  • ‘‘It's got certain connotations for him,’ says Perry, cryptically.’
  • ‘He replied cryptically: " The earth is rotating and is round.’