Translation of "profound" - English-Spanish dictionary

profound

adjective uk /prəˈfaʊnd/

felt or experienced very strongly or in an extreme way

profundo
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

profundo
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.’

(Translation of “profound” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

profound

adjective /prəˈfaund/

deep

profundo
profound sleep.

showing great knowledge or understanding

profundo
a profound remark.
profoundly adverb

profundamente
a profoundly disturbing issue.
profundity /-ˈfan-/ noun

profundidad

(Translation of “profound” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)