profoundly

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

profound +‎ -ly

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adverb[edit]

profoundly (comparative more profoundly, superlative most profoundly)

  1. (manner) With depth, meaningfully.
    He thought and wrote profoundly.
  2. (evaluative) Very importantly.
    More profoundly, it has shaken our most fundamental assumptions.
  3. (degree) Deeply; very.
    From his childhood, she was profoundly troubled.

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