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decipher

Synonyms of decipher in English:

verb

  • 1 he was the only one who could decipher the code
    decode, decrypt, break, work out, solve, interpret, translate, construe, explain;
    informal crack, figure out
    British informal twig, suss, suss out
    [Antonyms] encode
  • 2 the writing was rather wobbly and hard to decipher
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