Meaning of PROFUNDITY in English

PROFUNDITY

noun

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Fairy tales have a surprising profundity .

The profundities of his speech were lost on the young audience.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

At least I got to know some of the background to the paintings; the symbolism and the profundity of meaning.

He didn't understand the profundity of Estabrook's pain; he was too chilly, too remote.

Readers of this book will recognize that this attitude is an error of great profundity .

So back to California he presumably went, without being given the chance to display his profundities before a packed courtroom.

That is to say that conceptual profundity must be balanced by clarity of content and simplicity of form.

There were those at that time who cultivated melancholy to give themselves the appearance of profundity .

Yet despite the flow of movement from one form to the next, the structure of the painting lacks profundity .

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