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Princeton's WordNet

  1. profoundly, deeplyadverb

    to a great depth psychologically

    "They felt the loss deeply"

Wiktionary

  1. profoundlyadverb

    With depth, meaningfully.

    He thought and wrote profoundly.

  2. profoundlyadverb

    Very importantly.

    More profoundly, it has shaken our most fundamental assumptions.

  3. profoundlyadverb

    Deeply; very.

    From his childhood, she was profoundly troubled.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Profoundlyadjective

    Etymology: from profound.

    Why sigh you so profoundly? William Shakespeare.

    The virgin started at her father’s name,
    And sigh’d profoundly, conscious of the shame. Dryden.

    Domenichino was profoundly skill’d in all the parts of painting, but wanting genius, he had less of nobleness. Dryden.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Profoundlyadverb

    in a profound manner

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of profoundly in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of profoundly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of profoundly in a Sentence

  1. Richter:

    No one is more profoundly sad than he who laughs too much.

  2. President Barack Obama:

    I profoundly regret what happened. On behalf of the United States government, I offer our deepest apologies to the families.

  3. Hillary Clinton:

    There is something so profoundly troubling about what is happening.

  4. Carly Fiorina:

    Throughout the millennia and in every religion in the world, marriage has a very specific meaning. Marriage is an institution, grounded in spirituality. It is the union of a man and a woman, and from that union comes life, and life is a gift from God, now that this decision has come down, I think we need to focus all of our energies on ensuring that we protect the religious liberties and the freedom of conscience of those who profoundly disagree with this decision.

  5. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngucka:

    Power relations between men and women must change profoundly, men must be partners in the pursuit of gender equality, in their decision-making roles, as heads of state, CEOs, religious and cultural leaders, and as partners and parents.

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    showing intellectual penetration or emotional depth
    • A. profound
    • B. hatched
    • C. aligned
    • D. abrupt

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