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deep

1. Cricket relatively far from the pitch
2. (of a colour) having an intense or dark hue
3. any deep place on land or under water, esp below 6000 metres (3000 fathoms)
4. the deep
a. Cricket the area of the field relatively far from the pitch
5. Nautical one of the intervals on a sounding lead, one fathom apart

What does it mean when you dream about depth?

Any sense of depth, particularly going down, in a dream usually represents the unconscious mind. This can be accompanied by feelings of discovery or dread. “Deep” is also found in a number of interesting idioms, such as at the “deep end” or in “deep water.” One can be deeply hurt or deeply troubled.

deep

[dēp]
(oceanography)
An area of great depth in the ocean, representing a depression in the ocean floor.
References in classic literature ?
He fell down senseless, and the Princess's father, deeply offended at the cruel revenge which had been attempted, ordered him to be removed and locked up in prison.
He saw the headmaster; he walked slowly down from the schoolhouse to his own, talking to a big boy who Philip supposed was in the sixth; he was little changed, tall, cadaverous, romantic as Philip remembered him, with the same wild eyes; but the black beard was streaked with gray now and the dark, sallow face was more deeply lined.
Being too deeply engaged with the clouds to look round, I had supposed this pretty speech to be addressed to some second person.
This incident agitated and disturbed me most unaccountably - unless you would account for it by saying that Cupid's arrows not only had been too sharp for me, but they were barbed and deeply rooted, and I had not yet been able to wrench them from my heart.
Fellow-suffering, however, is the deepest abyss: as deeply as man looketh into life, so deeply also doth he look into suffering.
However, the note carried on:"I deeply regret having met Gaby Stieger she harassed myself and my family intermittently over five years, leaving us distressed, unsafe and deeply unsettled.
I CRIED that day, it's affected me deeply and won't go away, Many a mile and generations apart, but those children and families won't leave my heart, I cried that day, it's affected me deeply and won't go away, I'm 50 years old and a hard-bitten male.
She's probably deeply troubled and therefore great in bed.
Listening deeply is the foundation of all effective organizational management, research, and consulting.
Speaking at the Open University, in Milton Keynes, he said: "I am deeply, deeply worried that the Labour Party is going to split.
Unfortunately, News Deeply also shares the common weakness of A&E sites, which I have referred to in other reviews as "Facebookization.
ALONG with my Conservative colleagues on Calderdale Council I am deeply angry at the decision not to remove unpopular parking charges despite having found the money in the council budget to do so.