To see all instances of the word
used in
Angels & Demons
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
Used in
Angels & Demons
Go to Book Vocabulary
  • His death is a profound loss for science.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Was Kohler's loathing really this profound?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • His shouts echoed off the back wall of the Sistine Chapel and then a profound silence fell.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • His years of high-diving experience had given him a profound respect for the awesome power of gravitational acceleration.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • In a private meeting, he told you and the Pope that he had made a scientific discovery with profound religious implications.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • As the man drew nearer, though, Langdon saw in his eyes a profound exhaustion-like a soul who had been through the toughest fifteen days of his life.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The result was a profound darkness lit only by candles . . . a shimmering radiance that seemed to purify everyone it touched, making them all ghostly . . . like saints.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Mr. Langdon and Ms. Vetra, Although it is my profound desire to request your discretion in the matters of the past 24 hours, I cannot possibly presume to ask more of you than you have already given.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "If this claim is true," Rocher repeated, "and our Holy Father was poisoned, then that has profound implications for our antimatter search.  (not reviewed by editor)

To see samples from other sources, click a sense of the word below:
as in: profound idea
as in: profound sadness
To see an overview of word senses, click here.

Go to Book Vocabulary Learn more easily.   Think more clearly.   Express more effectively.