Associations to the word «Depth»


DEPTH, noun. The vertical distance below a surface; the degree to which something is deep.
DEPTH, noun. The distance between the front and the back, as the depth of a drawer or closet.
DEPTH, noun. (figuratively) The intensity, complexity, strength, seriousness or importance of an emotion, situation, etc.
DEPTH, noun. Lowness.
DEPTH, noun. (computing) (colors) The total palette of available colors.
DEPTH, noun. (arts) (photography) The property of appearing three-dimensional.
DEPTH, noun. (literary) (usually plural) The deepest part. (Usually of a body of water.)
DEPTH, noun. (literary) (usually plural) A very remote part.
DEPTH, noun. The most severe part.
DEPTH, noun. (logic) The number of simple elements which an abstract conception or notion includes; the comprehension or content.
DEPTH, noun. (horology) A pair of toothed wheels which work together.
DEPTH, noun. (statistics) The lower of the two ranks of a value in an ordered set of values.
DEPTH, noun. (aeronautics) The perpendicular distance from the chord to the farthest point of an arched surface.
DEPTH CHARGE, noun. A form of bomb that is designed to detonate at a certain depth underwater for the purposes of attacking a submerged enemy, especially a submarine.
DEPTH OF FIELD, noun. In photography, the distance in front of and behind the subject that appears to be in focus.
DEPTH PSYCHOLOGY, noun. An approach to psychology which attempts to describe and explain the structure, content, and relationship of conscious and unconscious mental activity, and which is intended to serve as a basis for psychoanalytic therapies.
DEPTH SOUNDER, noun. A device using echo sounding to measure the depth of a body of water

Dictionary definition

DEPTH, noun. The extent downward or backward or inward; "the depth of the water"; "depth of a shelf"; "depth of a closet".
DEPTH, noun. Degree of psychological or intellectual profundity.
DEPTH, noun. (usually plural) the deepest and most remote part; "from the depths of darkest Africa"; "signals received from the depths of space".
DEPTH, noun. (usually plural) a low moral state; "he had sunk to the depths of addiction".
DEPTH, noun. The intellectual ability to penetrate deeply into ideas.
DEPTH, noun. The attribute or quality of being deep, strong, or intense; "the depth of his breathing"; "the depth of his sighs," "the depth of his emotion".

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