Meaning of CODED in English


/ ˈkəʊdɪd; NAmE ˈkoʊ-/ adjective


[ only before noun ] a coded message or coded information is written or sent using a special system of words, letters, numbers, etc. that can only be understood by a few other people or by a computer :

a coded warning of a bomb at the airport


expressed in an indirect way :

There was coded criticism of the government from some party members.

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