Word: 
Rhymes   Examples   Near rhymes   Synonyms   [Definitions]   Same consonants   Related  

Definitions of profound:

  • adjective:   of the greatest intensity; complete
    Example: "A profound silence"
  • adjective:   showing intellectual penetration or emotional depths; from the depths of your being
    Example: "The differences are profound"
  • adjective:   situated at or extending to great depth; too deep to have been sounded or plumbed
    Example: "The profound depths of the sea"
  • adjective:   coming from deep within one
    Example: "A profound sigh"
  • adjective:   far-reaching and thoroughgoing in effect especially on the nature of something
    Example: "Profound social changes"
  • adjective:   (of sleep) deep and complete
    Example: "Fell into a profound sleep"


Related words...
Related quotations...

Search for profound at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster

See profound used in context: 50 poetry verses, 14 Shakespeare works, 1 quotation, 1 Bible passage, 30 definitions


Search for profound:    [Definition]   Shakespeare   Quotes   Encyclopedia  

 "Works flawlessly!": RhymeZone apps for iPhone/iPad and Android

Help  Forum  Feedback  Privacy  Android  iPhone/iPad 

Copyright © 2014 Datamuse