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profound
used in The Sound and the Fury

4 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
profound sadness
Definition
of greatest intensity or emotional depth
  • The bird whistled again, invisible, a sound meaningless and profound, inflexionless, ceasing as though cut off with the blow of a knife,
    2 — June 2, 1910 (60% in)
profound = intense
There are no more uses of "profound" flagged with this meaning in The Sound and the Fury.

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  • His head was magisterial and profound, his neck rolled above his collar in rich folds.
    4 — April 8, 1928 (49% in)
  • He looked down at me, benignant, profound.
    2 — June 2, 1910 (25% in)
  • The clock tick-tocked, solemn and profound.
    4 — April 8, 1928 (36% in)

There are no more uses of "profound" in The Sound and the Fury.

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