Shallow

  • (verb): Make shallow.
    Synonyms: shoal
    See also — Additional definitions below

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Shallow Believer
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Shallow (song)
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Lagoons Of South Africa
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Little Ships Of Dunkirk - Overview
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List Of Fishing Techniques - Spearfishing
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More definitions of "shallow":

  • (adj): Lacking depth of intellect or knowledge; concerned only with what is obvious.
    Example: "Shallow people"; "his arguments seemed shallow and tedious"
  • (verb): Become shallow.
    Synonyms: shoal
  • (adj): Lacking physical depth; having little spatial extension downward or inward from an outer surface or backward or outward from a center.
    Example: "Shallow water"; "a shallow dish"; "a shallow cut"; "a shallow closet"; "established a shallow beachhead"; "hit the ball to shallow left field"
  • (adj): Not deep or strong; not affecting one deeply.
    Example: "Shallow breathing"; "a night of shallow fretful sleep"; "in a shallow trance"
  • (noun): A stretch of shallow water.
    Synonyms: shoal

Famous quotes containing the word shallow:

    I have perhaps some shallow spirit of judgment,
    But in these nice sharp quillets of the law,
    Good faith, I am no wiser than a daw.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    On shallow slates the pigeons shift together,
    Backing against a thin rain from the west....
    Philip Larkin (1922–1986)

    The shallow consider liberty a release from all law, from every constraint. The wise man sees in it, on the contrary, the potent Law of Laws.
    Walt Whitman (1819–1892)