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"deep down" in British English

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deep down

B2 feltstrongly and often ​hidden from other ​people: Deep down, I ​know you ​love me really.

deep-downadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˌdiːpˈdaʊn/
B2 feltstrongly and often ​hidden from other ​people: a deep-down ​certainty
(Definition of deep down from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"deep down" in American English

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deep down

in the ​part of ​yourmind where ​yourstrongest and often most ​secretfeelings are: You say you ​forgive him, but deep down, aren’t you still ​angry?
(Definition of deep down from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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