- having, requiring, or operating in deep water: deepwater shipping; deepwater drilling for oil.
Origin of deepwater
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Related Words for deep waterbox, corner, difficulty, dilemma, fix, hole, jam, mess, pickle, plight, problem, quagmire, quandary, scrape, trouble
see in deep, def. 2.
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