Sentence Examples


  • Hastings was reduced to the position of a cipher at their meetings.
  • The badge is a gold medallion bearing the royal cipher and the words " For Faithful Service " in blue; for men it rests on a silver star, for women it is surrounded by a silver wreath.
  • At Hampton Court in 1647, and during the next two years maintained a cipher correspondence with his father-in-law in the royal interest.
  • Meanwhile he had refused employment from the government of the Commonwealth, and had maintained a cipher correspondence with Charles.
  • A cryptographic machine, which changed the cipher automatically and printed a message, entirely unintelligible until translated by a duplicate instrument, was one of the most perfect examples of this.