PROFOUND's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of profound
Definition:
a. deep; not superficial; far-reaching
a. coming from great depth, far-reaching
Example:
Volunteers return to their normal lives in profound silence, as if they had been on a sacred retreat.
Egypt's famous revolution of 2011 now faces profound challenges, but it did bring democratic institutions: two referendums, and three elections, all largely free and fair and, so the adage goes, all won by the Muslim Brotherhood and its Freedom and Justice Party (FJP).
Sentence in Classic:
Even then it was no easy matter to keep to the right track, for the moon had not yet risen, and the high cliffs on either side made the obscurity more profound.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
My friend rose now and paced up and down the room, his hands in his pockets, and an expression of the most profound gravity upon his face.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
He had been engaged to Miss Edith Woodley, of Carstairs, but the engagement had been broken off by mutual consent some months before, and there was no sign that it had left any very profound feeling behind it.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
There was a long silence, profound and unbroken; then a deep, sullen boom came floating down out of the distance.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
He always attributed to his critics a more profound comprehension than he had himself, and always expected from them something he did not himself see in the picture.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The stranger sat without stirring, either resting or, as it seemed to Pierre, sunk in profound and calm meditation.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
These dispositions, of which the French historians write with enthusiasm and other historians with profound respect, were as follows:.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
But it is hard to understand why military writers, and following them others, consider this flank march to be the profound conception of some one man who saved Russia and destroyed Napoleon.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The servants being all gone, the six strangers, with Candide and Martin, remained in a profound silence.
Candide By Voltaire Context
A profound impression was made upon me, I remember, by the roar of voices in the schoolroom suddenly becoming hushed as death when Mr.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
I had cherished a profound conviction that her bringing me up by hand gave her no right to bring me up by jerks.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context