verb (used with object)
Origin of encrypt
Related formsen·cryp·tion, en·cryp·ta·tion, noun
Examples from the Web for encrypt
That refers to software that can encrypt chat communications, emails, and more.How to Keep the NSA at Bay: The Tricks From Privacy Experts|Winston Ross|June 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
There are often steps taken by hackers to use sophisticated mathematical formulas to encrypt their communications.Did Iran’s Cyber-Army Hack Into the IAEA’s computers?|Eli Lake|December 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
If the government really wants to stop WikiLeaks, it can encrypt its cables.How the State Department Can Stop the Next WikiLeaks|James C. Goodale|December 1, 2010|DAILY BEAST
So instead of just encrypting the message with your private key, you also encrypt it with your boss's public key.
You'd encrypt the message with your private key and my public key.