Translation of "deep" - English-Spanish dictionary

deep

adjective uk /diːp/

A2 having a long distance from the top to the bottom or from the front to the back

profundo
The water is a lot deeper than it seems.

B1 A deep colour is strong and dark.

intenso
deep brown eyes
one metre, six feet, etc. deep

one metre, six feet, etc. from the top to the bottom, or from the front to the back

un metro, seis pies, etc. de profundidad
This end of the pool is two metres deep.
one inch, six feet, etc. deep

one inch, six feet, etc. from the top to the bottom, or from the front to the back

una pulgada, seis pies, etc. de profundidad
This end of the pool is eight feet deep.

A deep feeling is very strong.

enorme
deep affection
a deep sleep

the action of someone sleeping in a way that makes it difficult to wake them up

un sueño profundo

A deep sound is low.

grave
a deep voice
adverb uk /diːp/

B1 a long way into something from the top or outside

hasta la profundidad
They travelled deep into the forest.

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

deep

adjective /diːp/

going or being far down or far into

profundo
a deep lake
a deep wound.

going or being far down by a named amount

de hondo
We dug a hole six feet deep.

occupied or involved to a great extent

absorbido
He is deep in debt.

intense; strong

profundo, intenso
The sea is a deep blue colour/color
They are in a deep sleep.

low in pitch

grave
His voice is very deep.
deepen verb

to make or become deeper

profundizar
The workmen deepened the trench.

to increase

aumentar, agudizarse, intensificarse
His troubles were deepening.
deeply adverb

very greatly

profundamente
We are deeply grateful to you.
deepness noun

the quality of being deep

profundidad
the deepness of the valley.
deep-freeze noun

a type of refrigerator which freezes food quickly and can keep it for a long time.

ultracongelador
deep-fried adjective

(of food) fried in oil that covers it

Frito en Aceite
deep-fried tempura prawns.
deep-sea adjective

of, for, or in the deeper parts of the sea

de alta mar
deep-sea diving
deep-sea fishing.
in deep water

in difficulties or trouble

con el agua al cuello
He found himself in deep water when couldn’t pay back his debts.

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