Cryptic and Perplexing

Cryptic

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Cryptic adjective – Being beyond one's powers to know, understand, or explain.
Usage example: puzzled by the cryptic e-mail message left on his computer

Perplexing is a synonym for cryptic in secret topic. In some cases you can use "Perplexing" instead an adjective "Cryptic", when it comes to topics like mysterious, enigmatic.
Nearby Words: crypt, cryptograph, cryptography, cryptographic, cryptically
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Perplexing

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Perplexing adjective – Lacking clarity of meaning; causing confusion or perplexity.
Cryptic is a synonym for perplexing. Sometimes you can use "Cryptic" instead an adjective "Perplexing".
Nearby Words: perplex, perplexity, perplexed, perplexedly
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Perplexing and Cryptic. (2016). Retrieved 2019, December 16, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/cryptic/perplexing
Cryptic & Perplexing. N.p., 2016. Web. 16 Dec. 2019. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/cryptic/perplexing>.
Perplexing or Cryptic. 2016. Accessed December 16, 2019. https://thesaurus.plus/related/cryptic/perplexing.

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