Übersetzung von “profound” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


adjective uk /prəˈfaʊnd/ us

felt or experienced very strongly or in an extreme way

His mother’s death when he was aged six had a very profound effect on him.
The invention of the contraceptive pill brought about profound changes in the lives of women.
Those two lines of poetry express perfectly the profound sadness of loss.
My grandfather has a profound mistrust of anything new or foreign.
There was a note of profound irritation in his voice.

showing a clear and deep understanding of serious matters

profound truths/wisdom
The review that I read said that it was ‘a thoughtful and profound film’.
‘Dying is easy – it’s living that’s the problem.’ ‘That was very profound of you, Steven.’

(Übersetzung von “profound” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)