Synonyms and Antonyms of depth
distance measured from the top to the bottom of something
- Be sure to check the depth of the water before diving off the dock.
the quality of being great in extent (as of insight)
- The depth of the poet's understanding of human nature has given his works a timeless appeal.
discernment, perception, perceptiveness, perceptivity, percipience, sagacity, sapience, sense, sensibility, wisdom
braininess, brightness, brilliance, intellect, intelligence, judgment (or judgement), reason, sense, smartness, wit
acuity, acuteness, keenness, penetration, perspicacity, sensitivity, sharpness
brainlessness, idiocy, imbecility, mindlessness, simpleness, stupidity, witlessness
illogic, irrationality, unreasonableness, unsoundness
the most intense or characteristic phase of something
- I was in the depths of thought when I was interrupted.
the lowest point or level
acme, apex, climax, crown, culmination, head, height, high-water mark, meridian, peak, pinnacle, summit, tip-top, top, zenith
the most extreme or advanced point
- Even in the depth of the Great Depression people never lost hope.