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depths

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plural of depth

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1 the most intense or characteristic phase of something
  • I was in the depths of profound thought when I was interrupted

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2 the lowest point or level
  • the author describes how she slowly rose from the depth of her depression

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3 the most extreme or advanced point
  • even in the depth of the Great Depression people never lost hope

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“Depths.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/depths. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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