Textual thesaurus for "cipher"

(noun) cypher

a message written in a secret code

(noun) cryptograph, cypher, secret code

a secret method of writing

(noun) nobody, nonentity, cypher

a person of no influence

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

a quantity of no importance

it looked like nothing I had ever seen before; reduced to nil all the work we had done; we racked up a pathetic goose egg; it was all for naught; I didn't hear zilch about it

(noun) cypher, nought, 0, zero

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

(verb) compute, calculate, cypher, reckon, work out, figure

make a mathematical calculation or computation

(verb) encipher, encrypt, code, cypher, write in code, inscribe

convert ordinary language into code

We should encode the message for security reasons