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.
  • Curnock having unravelled the difficult cipher and shorthand in which Wesley's early diaries were kept.
  • "Of course when I came of age I did not know much," wrote he years afterward, "still somehow I could read, write and cipher to the rule of three, but that was all.
  • 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.