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Pronunciation: /depθ/

Translation of depth in French:


  • 1 (of hole, water) profondeur (f); (of layer) épaisseur (f) to be out of one's depth (in water) ne plus avoir pied (in situation) être complètement perdu/-e

npl (depths)

  • (of sea) profondeurs (fpl) in the depths of winter au plus profond de l'hiver to be in the depths of despair toucher le fond du désespoir

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