adjective, pro·found·er, pro·found·est.
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Origin of profound
OTHER WORDS FROM profoundpro·found·ly, adverbpro·found·ness, nounun·pro·found, adjectiveun·pro·found·ly, adverb
Example sentences from the Web for profound
In patristic study he may have stood beneath Luther; in originality and profoundness of thought he was certainly inferior to More.History of the English People, Volume III (of 8)|John Richard Green
As they drew near the Point, they were struck with the profoundness of its quiet.Murder Point|Coningsby Dawson
Profoundness in their apprehension and glorifying of everyday things (fire, agriculture).We Philologists, Volume 8 (of 18)|Friedrich Nietzsche
The profoundness and constancy of these differences clearly show that the relationship of such races to ours must be very remote.The Sexual Question|August Forel
It is an idea by no means calculated to impress by its greatness, or to puzzle by its profoundness.Vestiges of the Natural History of Creation|Robert Chambers