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profound
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The Giver
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as in: profound idea Define
deep or far-reaching in intellect or consequence
  • The speech was much the same each year: recollection of the time of childhood and the period of preparation, the coming responsibilities of adult life, the profound importance of Assignment, the seriousness of training to come.
    p.51.8

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  • She shared a profound insight.
  • She is a profound thinker.

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as in: profound idea Define
deep or far-reaching in intellect or consequence
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of greatest intensity or emotional depth
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