Cryptic – Having a meaning that is mysterious or obscure
The crypt's walls were covered in exotic (cyptic) writing with mysterious meanings.
Examples of cryptic in a sentence
My girlfriends cryptic messages left me wondering why she was angry with me this time.
The murderer seemed to like leaving cryptic notes for the police.
Even though Lola tried very hard to solve the cryptic crossword puzzle, she was unable to get any of the words.