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depth
British English: /dɛpθ/
American English: /dɛpθ/

Translation of depth in French:

noun

  • 1 (measurement) (of hole, box, water)
    (of layer) épaisseur (f)
    to dive/dig to a depth of 10 m
    plonger/creuser à une profondeur de 10 m
    at a depth of 30 m
    à 30 m de profondeur
    12 m in depth
    profond de 12 m
    to be out of one's depth
    (in water) ne plus avoir pied
    [figurative]
    être complètement perdu
  • 3 (complexity) (of knowledge)
    étendue (f)
    (of analysis, hero, novel, work) profondeur (f)
    to examine/study something in depth
    examiner/étudier quelque chose en détail

also: depths plural noun

  • (remote part) the depths of the sea
    les profondeurs (fpl) de la mer
    in the depths of the countryside in the depths of the woods
    au milieu des bois
    in the depths of his consciousness
    au fond de lui-même
    in the depths of winter
    au plus profond de l'hiver

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