decipherable Definition

able to be decoded or understood.

Using decipherable: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "decipherable" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The writing on the ancient tablet was barely decipherable.

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    The handwriting was so bad that the note was not decipherable.

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    The code was easily decipherable by the cryptographer.

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Summary: decipherable in Brief

The term 'decipherable' [dɪˈsaɪfərəbl] refers to something that can be decoded or understood. It is often used to describe writing or code that can be read and comprehended, as in 'The writing on the ancient tablet was barely decipherable.' 'Decipherable' is a formal synonym for 'understandable,' and an informal synonym for 'legible.'