Meaning of PROFUNDITY in English

PROFUNDITY

(profundities)

1.

Profundity is great intellectual depth and understanding.

The ~ of this book is achieved with breathtaking lightness.

= depth, shallowness

N-UNCOUNT

2.

If you refer to the ~ of a feeling, experience, or change, you mean that it is deep, powerful, or serious.

...the ~ of the structural problems besetting the country.

N-UNCOUNT: usu N of n

3.

A ~ is a remark that shows great intellectual depth and understanding.

His work is full of profundities and asides concerning the human condition.

? banality

N-COUNT

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