code for, "Keeping the really big banks from tanking the economy again."
Two code breakers at the National Security Agency, rumored to be gay lovers, had defected to the Soviets.
In lieu of Feinstein (or perhaps, with her secretly watching from inside), the code Pink party roared on.
She came up with a code word―“peace”―for her teacher if the abuse happened again, and she called the teacher and used the word.
How did you crack the code for making these superhero characters and shows work so well on TV?
Sonia felt that his gloomy creed had become his faith and code.
Morals stand for a code of observances; righteousness for a direction of the life.
She is free to make her own life, with her own code of conduct, her own ideas of responsibility.
This is a code somewhat like the code of Justinian, only not so brief.
Individuals may use a code that requires a "Key," because they wish to keep their matter secret from others.
c.1300, "systematic compilation of laws," from Old French code "system of laws, law-book" (13c.), from Latin codex, earlier caudex "book, book of laws," literally "tree trunk," hence, book made up of wooden tablets covered with wax for writing. Meaning "cipher" (the sense in secret code) is from 1808.
1815, from code (n.). Specifically in the computer sense from 1947. Related: Coded; coding.
A series of instructions designed to be fed into a computer.
The word "code" is often used to distinguish instructions from data (e.g. "The code is marked 'read-only'") whereas the word "software" is used in contrast with "hardware" and may consist of more than just code.