Definition of 'profound'
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So it does have a profound effect. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Yet there is something more profound going on here. Times, Sunday Times (2016)My ability to have a relationship like this is the most profound change. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It just had a profound effect on my life. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But there has been another profound change. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Each has had a profound effect on the area and more widely. Times, Sunday Times (2016)That is something that is profound, but that is the human journey. Smithsonian Insider (2017)I also hope there was something rather more profound going on. Times, Sunday Times (2016)For both of them it was a moment of profound shock. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There are going to be profound areas of disagreement. Christianity Today (2000)Such changes will have profound effects on the global economy. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The most effective political leaders are also those who have a profound understanding of the historical process. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Songs of profound depth were tinged with an irrepressible air of mischief. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Elsewhere there is a more profound overlap between books and games. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Sustainable dynasties rely on something more profound. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We live in a time of profound social pessimism. Times, Sunday Times (2009)One needed a very profound knowledge of convention and the current intrigues. Sources of the West: Readings in Western Civilization, Volume 1: From the Beginning to 1715 (1995)It is a narrative of profound depth and originality. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But is there something more profound going on with the weather? Times, Sunday Times (2012)This is a very profound idea. The Guide to Greatness in Sales (1994)And yet there will be profound sadness, too. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The destruction of Washington had been a profound shock. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)A more profound regret is his continuing absence from the best rides at the big meetings. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Such ideas have profound implications. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translations for 'profound'
British English: profound ADJECTIVE
You use profound to emphasize that something is very great or intense.
...discoveries which had a profound effect on many areas of medicine.
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