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Synonyms for deep

Synonyms for deep

extending far downward or inward from a surface

beyond the understanding of an average mind

having one's thoughts fully occupied

resulting from or affecting one's innermost feelings

being a sound produced by a relatively small frequency of vibrations

something of immeasurable and vast extent

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the central and most intense or profound part

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a long steep-sided depression in the ocean floor

literary term for an ocean

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relatively deep or strong

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marked by depth of thinking

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having great spatial extension or penetration downward or inward from an outer surface or backward or laterally or outward from a center

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very distant in time or space

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extreme

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having or denoting a low vocal or instrumental range

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strong

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relatively thick from top to bottom

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extending relatively far inward

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(of darkness) very intense

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large in quantity or size

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with head or back bent low

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difficult to penetrate

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exhibiting great cunning usually with secrecy

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to a great depth

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to an advanced time

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His Sun is in close conjunction with Neptune, indicating a creative nature prone to going off the deep end, plus he's attracted to excess - but luckily this is in the sphere of sport.
Meckler quotes NIOSH spokesman Fred Blosser: "Usually the phrase 'workplace violence' creates a vision of a worker going off the deep end and assaulting or killing his or her co-workers or supervisor.
There is an ongoing attempt to try to keep Newt from going off the deep end.
We must be aware that the use of defense mechanisms may be the only thing that keeps some people from going off the deep end.
There were a lot of people in the communications industry who thought we were going off the deep end," recalls Hastie.
Their advice was not to spend a lot of money in vineyards and winery, but to find an excellent winemaker, who really knew Napa vineyards, have him make some wine and see if we enjoyed the process and the hard work of selling wine before going off the deep end financially and time wise.
The good news is he's still prone to going off the deep end.