Definition of decrypt verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

decrypt

 verb
verb
NAmE//diˈkrɪpt//
 
decrypt something(computing)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they decrypt
 
he / she / it decrypts
 
past simple decrypted
 
-ing form decrypting
 
 
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to change information that is in code into ordinary language so that it can be understood by anyone opposite encrypt
NAmE//diˈkrɪpʃn//
 
noun [uncountable] opposite encrypt
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