When Tiger finally did issue a statement, it said cryptically: “this will never happen again.”
cryptically, he added that he would like women to have more leadership roles in administrative and pastoral activities.
But earlier this month McCain cryptically Twittered that the proposal "appears to be a cap & tax bill that I won't support."
1630s, "hidden, occult, mystical," from Late Latin crypticus, from Greek kryptikos "fit for concealing," from kryptos "hidden" (see crypt). Meaning "mysterious, enigmatic" is recorded from 1920. Related: Cryptically.
cryptic cryp·tic (krĭp'tĭk)
Hidden or concealed.
Tending to conceal or camouflage, as the coloring of an animal.