Dictionary.com

deepwater

[ deep-waw-ter, -wot-er ]
/ ˈdipˈwɔ tər, -ˈwɒt ər /
Save This Word!

adjective
having, requiring, or operating in deep water: deepwater shipping; deepwater drilling for oil.
QUIZ
SPRINT TO THE FINISH WITH THIS OLYMPICS QUIZ!
Compete in our Olympics quiz to see if you can take home the gold medal in Olympics knowledge.
Question 1 of 10
Where was the Olympics first held?
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of deepwater

First recorded in 1785–95; deep + water
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

How to use deepwater in a sentence

Other Idioms and Phrases with deepwater

deep water

see in deep, def. 2.

The American Heritage® Idioms Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company.
FEEDBACK