Definition of depth :
1. A pair of toothed wheels which work together.
2. Lowness; as, depth of sound.
3. Profoundness; extent or degree of intensity; abundance; completeness; as, depth of knowledge, or color.
4. That which is deep; a deep, or the deepest, part or place; the deep; the middle part; as, the depth of night, or of winter.
5. The number of simple elements which an abstract conception or notion includes; the comprehension or content.
6. The perpendicular distance from the chord to the farthest point of an arched surface.
7. The quality of being deep; deepness; perpendicular measurement downward from the surface, or horizontal measurement backward from the front; as, the depth of a river; the depth of a body of troops.
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deepness (part of speech: noun)
depth (part of speech: noun)
- The fact of the matter is that he is badly out of his depth, but is not man enough to acknowledge the fact even to himself. - "Bat Wing", Sax Rohmer.
- Oh, to what depth was I falling! - "Life on the Stage", Clara Morris.
- This tells at once the depth of their personal love for Him, nothing could tell it more. - "Quiet Talks on the Crowned Christ of Revelation", S. D. Gordon.