Bedeutung von “depth” — Learner’s Dictionary

depth

noun us uk /depθ/
a pond with a minimum depth of 2 ftThe well was dug to a depth of 398 ft.The hole was only 17cm in depth.The sea's greatest known depth is 36,200 ft.Lay the foundations to a depth of 69 ft.
TOP TO BOTTOM [ C, U ]

B1 the distance from the top of something to the bottom:

The lake reaches a maximum depth of 292 metres.
Dig a hole 10 cm in depth.
FRONT TO BACK [ C, U ]

the distance from the front to the back of something

AMOUNT [ U ]

how much someone knows or feels about something:

She was amazed at the depth of his knowledge.
in depth

B2 giving all the details:

With access to the Internet, students can do their homework in greater depth.

(Definition von “depth” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)