- 1To a profound extent; extremely: a profoundly disturbing experienceMore example sentences
- On the contrary, they are often profoundly religious.
- Without getting too philosophical, there is something inherent in technology itself which is profoundly anti-democratic.
- They range from a 32-year-old who is profoundly mentally handicapped to a 97-year-old.
- 1.1In a profound way; greatly: he profoundly altered the whole course of my lifeMore example sentences
extremely, very, deeply, exceedingly, greatly, immensely, enormously, terribly, tremendously, awfully, intensely, heartily, keenly, acutely, from the bottom of one's heart, painfully, thoroughly, sincerely, so• informal , • dated devilishSouth African • informal lekker
- There's no reason why books have to be good to influence your life profoundly.
- Modern Britain has also been profoundly shaped by its relations with continental Europe.
- Austen understands profoundly that manners are a kind of morals.