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Synonyms for cryptical

having a secret or hidden meaning

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But it would be faulty thinking, indeed, to not carry the analysis further and note that however cryptical or veiled the meanings, in the end the spirituals are a record of Blacks' response to oppression, to their environ (Cone, 1972), to God (or gods); they reflect the interpersonal dynamics of social relations, social conflict and the attempt of an oppressed community to assert of themselves an affirmative identity and social, collective action in an ideological universe of hard labor, loss, loved ones found and loved ones torn away; the metaphysics of forced separation and enslavement; the bright dimness of pain, the bold conundrum of chaos and a divine, classical existentialism.