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Synonyms for cipherˈsaɪ fər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cipher, cypher(noun)

    a message written in a secret code

    Synonyms:
    nought, zero, zip, goose egg, naught, aught, cipher, nix, zippo, nil, nobody, secret code, nonentity, cryptograph, cypher, zilch, nothing, nada, null

  2. zero, 0, nought, cipher, cypher(noun)

    a mathematical element that when added to another number yields the same number

    Synonyms:
    nought, zero, zip, goose egg, naught, aught, nothing, cipher, nix, zippo, nil, nobody, secret code, nonentity, cryptograph, cypher, zilch, zero point, nada, null

  3. nothing, nil, nix, nada, null, aught, cipher, cypher, goose egg, naught, zero, zilch, zip, zippo(noun)

    a quantity of no importance

    Synonyms:
    postal code, nought, zipper, zero, vigour, zip, energy, goose egg, postcode, naught, aught, cipher, nix, zippo, nil, zero point, nobody, secret code, slide fastener, nonentity, vigor, zip fastener, cryptograph, cypher, zilch, nothing, nada, null

  4. cipher, cypher, nobody, nonentity(noun)

    a person of no influence

    Synonyms:
    nought, zero, zip, goose egg, naught, aught, cipher, nix, zippo, nil, nobody, nonexistence, secret code, nonentity, cryptograph, cypher, zilch, nothing, nada, null

  5. cipher, cypher, cryptograph, secret code(verb)

    a secret method of writing

    Synonyms:
    nought, zero, zip, secret writing, goose egg, naught, aught, cipher, nix, zippo, nil, nobody, cryptogram, secret code, nonentity, cryptograph, cypher, zilch, nothing, nada, null

  6. code, encipher, cipher, cypher, encrypt, inscribe, write in code(verb)

    convert ordinary language into code

    Synonyms:
    work out, code, enrol, engrave, figure, reckon, cipher, cypher, grave, scratch, autograph, enter, inscribe, write in code, encrypt, enroll, encipher, recruit, compute, calculate

  7. calculate, cipher, cypher, compute, work out, reckon, figure(verb)

    make a mathematical calculation or computation

    Synonyms:
    fancy, visualize, figure, bet, suppose, look, reckon, encipher, write in code, view, consider, estimate, elaborate, lick, work out, aim, figure out, project, picture, compute, depend, think, calculate, work, opine, envision, inscribe, imagine, direct, code, work up, see, encrypt, count, image, puzzle out, guess, regard, exercise, enter, solve, visualise, cypher, forecast, cipher, account, count on

Wiktionary

  1. cipher(noun)

    Someone or something of no importance.

    Synonyms:
    nobody, nonentity, nullity, nothing

  2. cipher(noun)

    Synonyms:
    code

  3. cipher(noun)

    Synonyms:
    nought, zero, nothing, naught, oh

  4. cipher(noun)

    (regional and/or dated) To calculate.

    Synonyms:
    number, numeral

  5. cipher(noun)

    A design of interlacing initials: a decorative design consisting of a set of interlaced initials.

    Synonyms:
    monogram

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cipher(n.)

    Synonyms:
    zero, naught or nought, nothing

  2. cipher(n.)

    Synonyms:
    character, symbol, device

  3. cipher(n.)

    Synonyms:
    secret character, private alphabet

  4. cipher(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    practise arithmetic

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List of paraphrases:

encryption, cypher, code, encrypted


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