Example sentences for: deciphered

How can you use “deciphered” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Her face and form are frequently deciphered on tortillas, shadows on walls, and the trunks of trees.

  • All the while, observers at the hive deciphered the dances of the bees returning from the feeder.

  • In the 1940s, Nobel laureate Karl von Frisch deciphered the code hidden in this seemingly senseless choreography performed on vertical honeycombs in the darkness of the hive (reviewed in von Frisch 1967).

  • Room 3 holds the Phaistós Disc, a 16-cm- (6-inch-) diameter clay disc imprinted with hieroglyphic and geometric symbols that have yet to be deciphered.

  • Their origins remain a my­s­tery (their written language was finally deciphered in 1915), but they came from the direction of the Caucasus moun­tains, spreading destruction and disorder throughout Anatolia.


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