Definitions for profundityprəˈfʌn dɪ ti

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

pro•fun•di•typrəˈfʌn dɪ ti(n.)(pl.)-ties.

  1. the quality or state of being profound; depth.

  2. Usu., profundities. profound or deep matters.

  3. a profoundly deep place; abyss.

Origin of profundity:

1375–1425; late ME profundite < LL profunditās. See profound , -ity

Princeton's WordNet

  1. reconditeness, abstruseness, abstrusity, profoundness, profundity(noun)

    wisdom that is recondite and abstruse and profound

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

  2. profundity, profoundness(noun)

    intellectual depth; penetrating knowledge; keen insight; etc

    "the depth of my feeling"; "the profoundness of the silence"

  3. astuteness, profundity, profoundness, depth, deepness(noun)

    the intellectual ability to penetrate deeply into ideas

  4. deepness, profundity, profoundness(noun)

    the quality of being physically deep

    "the profundity of the mine was almost a mile"


  1. profundity(Noun)

    the state of being profound or abstruse.

  2. profundity(Noun)

    A great depth.

  3. profundity(Noun)

    Deep intellect or insight.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Profundity(noun)

    the quality or state of being profound; depth of place, knowledge, feeling, etc

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