What is depth?

  • (noun): Degree of psychological or intellectual depth.
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More definitions of "depth":

  • (noun): (usually plural) a low moral state.
    Example: "He had sunk to the depths of addiction"
  • (noun): (usually plural) the deepest and most remote part.
    Example: "From the depths of darkest Africa"; "signals received from the depths of space"
  • (noun): Extent downward or backward or inward.
    Example: "The depth of the water"; "depth of a shelf"; "depth of a closet"

Famous quotes containing the word depth:

    People who comprehend a thing in all its depth seldom remain true to it forever. For they have brought its very depth to light: and there is always so much nastiness to see there.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    A little philosophy inclineth man’s mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men’s minds about to religion.
    Francis Bacon (1561–1626)