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  1. encrypted(Adjective)

    Describing something that is in code.

    The encrypted text was unreadable.


  1. Encrypted

    Having been converted from text into code so as to be unintelligible to unauthorized parties.

Editors Contribution

  1. encrypted

    To change text into specific private and secure code.

    Messaging app's and some websites use encrypted language.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 11, 2020  
  2. encrypted

    Verb form of the word encrypt.

    The messages on the app are encrypted to ensure privacy

    Submitted by MaryC on August 10, 2020  

How to pronounce encrypted?

  1. Alex
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How to say encrypted in sign language?

  1. encrypted


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of encrypted in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of encrypted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of encrypted in a Sentence

  1. Todd Carroll:

    Why a president is talking to an ambassador on a non-encrypted telephone is crazy for today's age, and worse in public, ukraine is one of the most open areas for intelligence agencies to work in. Both sides. I was told when I was there in 2010 that expect all your calls to be monitored.

  2. White House spokesman Mark Stroh:

    We are actively engaged with private companies to ensure they understand the public safety and national security risks that result from malicious actors ’ use of their encrypted products and services, however, President Barack Obama administration is not seeking legislation at this time.

  3. Sheryl Sandberg:

    If you are doing child-exploitative content, WhatsApp's encrypted, but we know who you are from Facebook. We can take your account down on WhatsApp, too.

  4. Republican Senator Richard Burr:

    I think it's safe to say that there are 30 end-to-end encrypted software packages that you can download for free. And, given the fact that between iTunes and PlayStation, the number of apps that are added on a weekly and monthly, yearly basis, and I think we anticipate that everything from this point forward will have an encrypted communications to it, now's the time for us to act.

  5. Roger Kay:

    National Security Administration people that I've spoken to over the years have bemoaned the rising tide of difficult-to-decipher digital interchange, from voice, encrypted or not, at this point, the bad guys are outrunning the good because there are just too many channels to monitor.

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