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Definition of "decipherer" []

  • A person who deciphers (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "decipherer" in a sentence
  • "Sibylline Leaves of 1817, in the title of which is implicit the same play of meaning suggested by Mary's authorial persona, self-characterized as the "decipherer" of these discoveries in the "slight Sibylline pages" (pp. 3, 4)."
  • "Mabel became the first real decipherer of Emily's poems, almost by accident."
  • "Because he finds himself radically inscrutable, Ashbery is, more thoroughly than any other poet of our era, a reader of his own poems, a decipherer, often (like his readers) suspended in a state of anxious partial knowledge."