Definitions for profundityprəˈfʌn dɪ ti
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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"
intellectual depth; penetrating knowledge; keen insight; etc
"the depth of my feeling"; "the profoundness of the silence"
astuteness, profundity, profoundness, depth, deepness(noun)
the intellectual ability to penetrate deeply into ideas
deepness, profundity, profoundness(noun)
the quality of being physically deep
"the profundity of the mine was almost a mile"
the state of being profound or abstruse.
A great depth.
Deep intellect or insight.
the quality or state of being profound; depth of place, knowledge, feeling, etc
Origin: [L. profunditas: cf. F. profondite. See Profound.]
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Now, in reality, the world have paid too great a compliment to critics, and have imagined them to be men of much greater profundity then they really are.
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