Decrypt meaning

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To decipher.
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To decode.
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A deciphered or decoded message.
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To decode or decipher.
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To convert secretly coded data (encrypted data) back into its original form. Contrast with encrypt. See plaintext and cryptography.
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To convert an encrypted or coded text or message into plain text.
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Origin of decrypt

  • de– -crypt (from cryptogram)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition