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Definition 1: the quality of being physically deep - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where profoundness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the profundity of the mine was almost a mile

Synonyms for profoundness in the sense of this definition

(profoundness is a kind of ...) the extent downward or backward or inward

"the depth of the water" "depth of a shelf" "depth of a closet"

(... is a kind of profoundness ) the property of being very deep; without limit

Definition 2: intellectual depth; penetrating knowledge; keen insight; etc - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where profoundness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the depth of my feeling
  • the profoundness of the silence

Synonyms for profoundness in the sense of this definition

(profoundness is a kind of ...) degree of psychological or intellectual profundity

Definition 3: the intellectual ability to penetrate deeply into ideas - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for profoundness in the sense of this definition

(profoundness is a kind of ...) ability to apply knowledge or experience or understanding or common sense and insight

Definition 4: wisdom that is recondite and abstruse and profound - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where profoundness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the anthropologist was impressed by the reconditeness of the native proverbs

Synonyms for profoundness in the sense of this definition

(profoundness is a kind of ...) accumulated knowledge or erudition or enlightenment

Definition 5: extremeness of degree - [noun denoting state]

Samples where profoundness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the profoundness of his ignorance

(profoundness is a kind of ...) the state or degree of being ultimate; the final or most extreme in degree or size or time or distance

"the ultimacy of these social values"

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