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Definition of deep
- Deep adj
- Relatively deep or strong; affecting one deeply; "a deep breath"; "a deep sigh"; "deep concentration"; "deep emotion"; "a deep trance"; "in a deep sleep" [ant: {shallow}]
- Marked by depth of thinking; "deep thoughts"; "a deep allegory"
- Having great spatial extension or penetration downward or inward from an outer surface or backward or laterally or outward from a center; sometimes used in combination; "a deep well"; "a deep dive"; "deep water"; "a deep casserole"; "a deep gash"; "deep massage"; "deep pressure receptors in muscles"; "deep shelves"; "a deep closet"; "surrounded by a deep yard"; "hit the ball to deep center field"; "in deep space"; "waist-deep" [ant: {shallow}]
- Very distant in time or space; "deep in the past"; "deep in enemy territory"; "deep in the woods"; "a deep space probe"
- Extreme; "in deep trouble"; "deep happiness"
- Having or denoting a low vocal or instrumental range; "a deep voice"; "a bass voice is lower than a baritone voice"; "a bass clarinet" [syn: {bass}]
- Strong; intense; "deep purple"; "a rich red" [syn: {rich}]
- Relatively thick from top to bottom; "deep carpets"; "deep snow"
- Extending relatively far inward; "a deep border"
- (of darkness) very intense; "thick night"; "thick darkness"; "a face in deep shadow"; "deep night" [syn: {thick}]
- Large in quantity or size; "deep cuts in the budget"
- With head or back bent low; "a deep bow"
- Of an obscure nature; "the new insurance policy is written without cryptic or mysterious terms"; "a deep dark secret"; "the inscrutible workings of Providence"; "in its mysterious past it encompasses all the dim origins of life"- Rachel Carson; "rituals totally mystifying to visitors from other lands" [syn: {cryptic}, {cryptical}, {inscrutable}, {mysterious}, {mystifying}]
- Difficult to penetrate; incomprehensible to one of ordinary understanding or knowledge; "the professor's lectures were so abstruse that students tended to avoid them"; "a deep metaphysical theory"; "some recondite problem in historiography" [syn: {abstruse}, {recondite}]
- Exhibiting great cunning usually with secrecy; "deep political machinations"; "a deep plot" n
- The central and most intense or profound part; "in the deep of night"; "in the deep of winter"
- A long steep-sided depression in the ocean floor [syn: {trench}, {oceanic abyss}]
- Literary term for an ocean; "denizens of the deep" adv
- To a great depth; "dived deeply"; "dug deep" [syn: {deeply}]
- To an advanced time; "deep into the night"; "talked late into the evening" [syn: {late}]
- To far into space; "penetrated deep into enemy territory"; "went deep into the woods";
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