Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / decipherment
FEEDBACK

decipherment

See definition of decipherment on Dictionary.com

synonyms for decipherment

  • clarification
  • comprehension
  • decoding
  • decryption
  • elucidation
  • explication
  • illumination
  • illustration
  • interpretation
  • reading
  • understanding

antonyms for decipherment

MOST RELEVANT
  • misinterpretation
  • mistake
  • misunderstanding
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

TRY USING decipherment

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
Yogurt To Take This Quiz On Ice Cream, Gelato, And Other Frozen Treats!
START THE QUIZ

How to use decipherment in a sentence

One of the easier puzzles early in the game finds her needing to decipher the marking on a device that controls the directional orientation of a wooden bridge.
‘CALL OF THE SEA’: STRICTLY FOR HARDCORE PUZZLERSCHRISTOPHER BYRDJANUARY 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He could line up in bunch formations and decipher coverages to understand which route to run and how.
ALL GREAT QBS ARE LINKED WITH GREAT RECEIVERS. AARON RODGERS FINALLY HAS HIS MATCH IN DAVANTE ADAMS.ADAM KILGOREJANUARY 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The size of it — and the pace it’s moving — makes it hard to decipher which directions teams will go in.
THE NATIONALS’ BULLPEN DOESN’T NEED A MAKEOVER. BUT IT COULD USE ANOTHER ARM OR TWO.JESSE DOUGHERTYJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Often, they can’t decipher the difference between actual food and scented items like chapstick, potato chip bags, and snack bar wrappers, which can be fatal.
ONCE YOU KNOW WHAT HAPPENS TO FOOD YOU LEAVE OUTDOORS, YOU’LL STOP DOING ITALISHA MCDARRISJANUARY 14, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The case of the Sedition Act reveals that the remedy to these problems cannot be to vest authority in any one body, especially the state, to decipher true from false.
WHAT THE 1798 SEDITION ACT GOT RIGHT — AND WHAT IT MEANS TODAYKAITLYN CARTERJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Tharp first sketched a strip of seafloor along each profile, deciphering what type of landform each bump and dip was likely to be.
MARIE THARP’S GROUNDBREAKING MAPS BROUGHT THE SEAFLOOR TO THE WORLDBETSY MASONJANUARY 13, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
The ghost hunter wins if they can decipher what ghost it is before the cultists die, and the cultists win if they all sacrifice themselves before the ghost hunter finds all the evidence.
ARE YOU A ‘PHASMOPHOBIA’ PRO? HERE ARE SOME ALTERNATE RULES TO KEEP THE SCARES FRESH.ELISE FAVISJANUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Researchers in Iceland deciphered the complete genetic makeup, or genome, of 381 pairs of identical twins.
SOME IDENTICAL TWINS DON’T HAVE IDENTICAL DNATINA HESMAN SAEYJANUARY 7, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
When the Tribune published the deciphered telegrams, the House ordered the Potter Committee to investigate.
TED CRUZ’S PROPOSED ELECTION COMMISSION CAN ONLY HURT THE COUNTRYSTUART MACKAYJANUARY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Reid deciphered the telegrams, which revealed Democratic efforts to bribe election officials.
TED CRUZ’S PROPOSED ELECTION COMMISSION CAN ONLY HURT THE COUNTRYSTUART MACKAYJANUARY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO DECIPHERMENT

  • account
  • answer
  • brief
  • clarification
  • decipherment
  • description
  • details
  • elucidation
  • exegesis
  • exposition
  • illumination
  • interpretation
  • meaning
  • report
  • summary
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.