Textual thesaurus for "deep"

(adj) rich

strong; intense

deep purple; a rich red

(adj) abstruse, recondite

difficult to penetrate; incomprehensible to one of ordinary understanding or knowledge

the professor's lectures were so abstruse that students tended to avoid them; a deep metaphysical theory; some recondite problem in historiography

(adj) inscrutable, mysterious, mystifying, cryptic, cryptical

of an obscure nature

the new insurance policy is written without cryptic or mysterious terms; a deep dark secret; the inscrutable workings of Providence; in its mysterious past it encompasses all the dim origins of life- Rachel Carson; rituals totally mystifying to visitors from other lands

(adj) bass

having or denoting a low vocal or instrumental range

a deep voice; a bass voice is lower than a baritone voice; a bass clarinet

(adj) thick

(of darkness) very intense

thick night; thick darkness; a face in deep shadow; deep night

(adv) deeply

to a great depth;far down

dived deeply; dug deep

(adv) late

to an advanced time

deep into the night; talked late into the evening

(noun) trench, oceanic abyss

a long steep-sided depression in the ocean floor