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KK Pronunciation

〔 dip 〕


〔 diːp 〕

Overview of noun deep

The noun deep has 3 senses

  • deep -- (the central and most intense or profound part; "in the deep of night"; "in the deep of winter")

  • trench, deep, oceanic abyss -- (a long steep-sided depression in the ocean floor)

  • deep -- (literary term for an ocean; "denizens of the deep")

Overview of adj deep

The adj deep has 15 senses

  • deep -- (relatively deep or strong; affecting one deeply; "a deep breath"; "a deep sigh"; "deep concentration"; "deep emotion"; "a deep trance"; "in a deep sleep")

  • deep -- (marked by depth of thinking; "deep thoughts"; "a deep allegory")

  • deep -- (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")

  • deep -- (very distant in time or space; "deep in the past"; "deep in enemy territory"; "deep in the woods"; "a deep space probe")

  • deep -- (extreme; "in deep trouble"; "deep happiness")

  • bass, deep -- (having or denoting a low vocal or instrumental range; "a deep voice"; "a bass voice is lower than a baritone voice"; "a bass clarinet")

  • deep, rich -- (strong; intense; "deep purple"; "a rich red")

  • deep -- (relatively thick from top to bottom; "deep carpets"; "deep snow")

  • deep -- (extending relatively far inward; "a deep border")

  • thick, deep -- ((of darkness) very intense; "thick night"; "thick darkness"; "a face in deep shadow"; "deep night")

  • deep -- (large in quantity or size; "deep cuts in the budget")

  • deep -- (with head or back bent low; "a deep bow")

  • cryptic, cryptical, deep, inscrutable, mysterious, mystifying -- (of an obscure nature; "the new insurance policy is written without cryptic or mysterious terms"; "a deep dark secret"; "the inscrutable 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")

  • abstruse, deep, recondite -- (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")

  • deep -- (exhibiting great cunning usually with secrecy; "deep political machinations"; "a deep plot")

Overview of adv deep

The adv deep has 3 senses

  • deeply, deep -- (to a great depth;far down; "dived deeply"; "dug deep")

  • deep, late -- (to an advanced time; "deep into the night"; "talked late into the evening")

  • deep -- (to a great distance; "penetrated deep into enemy territory"; "went deep into the woods")