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Word: encipher

Definition: encode; convert a message into code; put into cipher


More Vocab Words

::: duress - forcible restraint, especially unlawfully; coercion by threat; illegal coercion; Ex. a promise made under duress
::: tenet - doctrine; dogma
::: tranquillity - calmness; peace
::: concoct - prepare by mixing or combining; make up in concert; devise (something false) so as to deceive; Ex. concoct an elaborate excuse for being late; N. concoction
::: rider - amendment or clause added to a legislative bill
::: shard - fragment generally of broken pottery (glass, clay bowl, or cup)
::: largess - generous gift (given to people who do not have enough)
::: distraught - upset; distracted by anxiety; very anxious and troubled almost to the point of madness; Ex. distraught with grief/worry
::: gamely - in a spirited manner; with courage; Ex. fight gamely against a superior boxer; ADJ. game
::: equestrian - rider on horseback; ADJ.