Đồng nghĩa của profound

Alternative for profound

profounder, profoundest

Đồng nghĩa: deep, extreme, great, intense, serious,

Trái nghĩa: shallow,

Adjective

Intended for, or likely to be understood by, only a small number of people
wise deep insightful learned thoughtful intellectual penetrating sage discerning intelligent knowledgeable perceptive sagacious scholarly clever erudite percipient philosophical abstruse enlightened informed recondite sapient serious subtle arcane astute esoteric perspicacious skilled weighty hermetic hermetical reflective shrewd acroamatic knowing occult orphic secret full of insight with great knowledge showing great knowledge sharp smart acute keen canny quick sharp-witted quick-witted rational prudent savvy judicious discriminating incisive brainy sensible brilliant piercing bright intuitive argute sensitive alert genius ingenious observant clear whip-smart nimble politic logical gifted fast supersmart ready cerebral ultrasmart exceptional precocious educated razor-sharp hyperintelligent far-sighted trenchant understanding good fine heads-up gnostic critical contemplative sound foresighted responsive penetrative rapier-like talented streetwise careful accurate able creative clear-sighted skilful inventive calculating skillful pawky aware on the ball long-headed studious exquisite razor-edged knife-like pithy cogitative foxy delicate whiz cagey accomplished cunning apt strategic sharpened heady smooth experienced sophisticated desirable astucious tactical expert sophic witty crack elite masterly adept well-informed cute discreet excellent virtuoso well-advised well judged well advised superior well thought out suss imaginative eggheaded choice whip awake conscious sober quick on the uptake Einstein whiz kid first-rate first-class tuned in ear to the ground knows what's what very intelligent cool hip meaty analytical concise insighted agile quick off the mark powerful wise to crisp succinct punchy strong deliberated considered thinking enquiring questioning inquiring resourceful visionary steely appreciative prescient diplomatic cautious to the point expedient tactful heightened precise instructed capable responsible alive highbrow together comprehending original circumspect all there know how many beans make five having a good head on one's shoulders having no flies on very smart reasonable commonsensical advisable finely tuned finely honed reasoned solid justified judgmatic sane practical judgmatical efficacious thorough seemly considerate wary just well-judged judicial common-sense worldly-wise seasonable well-developed well-honed well-reasoned well-founded well reasoned crafty wily artful sly meditative devious scheming guileful tricky ruminative slick designing pensive slippery beguiling underhand hardheaded dodgy ruminant deliberative einstein cagy fly disingenuous probing farsighted deliberate broody inside shark calculated razor-like clear-eyed hard-boiled speculative musing pondering reasoning cogitating razor sharp wised up on top of in the know up on media-savvy on the inside far-seeing sharp as a tack quiet wistful Machiavellian sneaky deceitful shifty conniving dishonest unscrupulous pragmatic duplicitous treacherous shady insidious deceptive realistic levelheaded adroit double-dealing slim down-to-earth crooked dexterous intriguing dextrous manipulative commonsense underhanded matter-of-fact Janus-faced unprincipled provident businesslike street smart level-headed nimble-witted carny deft dishonourable street-smart dishonorable vulpine untrustworthy hard fraudulent cheating unsentimental worldly vigilant shonky mature plotting immoral two-faced seasoned cultivated unethical hardened unidealistic mean no-nonsense cultured analytic objective sneaking pragmatical snide grounded hard-headed furtive contriving bent tough dirty searching quick-thinking dubious earthy utilitarian commonsensible evasive unromantic unfantastic real hard-nosed sharp-sighted frugal roguish corrupt well-grounded reliable downy refined watchful proficient stealthy balanced having been around fiendish arch unfair safe disreputable urbane heedful firm leery cogent well-thought-out traitorous coherent active valid unprovincial delusive as sharp as a tack snidey forearmed opportunistic not born yesterday quick on the trigger quick on the draw tasteful thrifty economical selective open-eyed with both feet on the ground tough-minded intent cool-headed genuine handy keen-witted deceiving misleading insincere lying chary guarded illegal hard-bitten sentient rogue dependable gingerly enterprising serpentine cosmopolitan ratiocinative truthful secretive parsimonious neat greasy unsporting forethoughtful illicit artistic captious bluffing dissembling elusive illusory surreptitious unwasteful true lucid covert clear-thinking conspiratorial conversant unsportsmanlike competent joined-up penny-pinching philosophic deductive exact low-down nifty iffy clandestine knavish proven cheap polite prompt polished prosaic wide awake attentive crazy like a fox below the belt suspicious not missing a trick nobody's fool cluey gracious courteous well grounded thinking twice playing safe knowing how many beans make five with all one's wits about one hedging one's bets with one's feet on the ground conspiring self-aware premeditating real-life factual healthy tricksy mischievous impish inquisitive clairvoyant well-balanced appropriate controlling malicious satisfying dinkum advantageous recommended beneficial profitable sussed adult satisfactory crazy like fox exacting detailed complex decent estimable cynical receptive lively hep gainful worthwhile lifelike naturalistic natural amoral perfidious opportunist unreliable witted wry delusory cutthroat unconscionable no fool acuminous with it fitting stinky innovative robust unemotional exploitative swindling hoodwinking defrauding rascally irresponsible dicey unfaithful resolute intractable swift PDQ brisk having fancy footwork slimy effective effectual well balanced qualified mean-spirited deviant dangerous undependable vigorous mercurial curt wired well a good idea mendacious collusive false unhonest true-life straight treating with kid gloves conciliatory grown-up bland suave having smarts genial well-read well read well educated inspired cognizant fly-by-night smart as a whip gentle smart as a tack sparing with both one's feet on the ground innovational trailblazing fertile originative Promethean elaborate innovatory equipped respectful sympathetic pioneering miserly economic not to be trusted clued-up tuned-in particular well-prepared hostile salty ornery snaky hang tough stand pat locked in tough nut deviceful well informed abstemious scrimping economizing forehanded with-it softly-softly kid-glove serious-minded consequent practised fastidious nasty fair stingy masterful nimble-fingered two-timing saving prepared tight sly like a fox full of common sense thinking outside the box despicable discriminative efficient base trustworthy selfish materialistic grasping blasé economising cloak-and-dagger hidden veiled hole-and-corner back-alley hugger-mugger shrouded indirect professional impressive low contemptible au courant discriminatory discriminational differential worldly-minded avaricious greedy covetous vile fishy murky backstairs ace nippy wizard practiced wicked workmanlike bravura in right mind sordid callous self-centered self-centred disenchanted uptown power-loving mondain plausible justifiable veridical faultless collected unquestionable certain veracious synthetic credible infallible trustable penny-wise finely judged habile ignominious aesthetic nice having all one's marbles steady-going errant obliquitous erring gimmicky oblique cowardly rotten ungentlemanly beggarly shameful squalid rigorous substantiated secure confirmed errorless sure corroborated colorable meticulous sincere impeccable inerrant validated verified fleet well versed in the ways of the world worldly wise been around nefarious under the table choosy picky individualising opinionated individualizing choicy esthetic finical select eclectic persnickety fussy finicky scurvy shabby detestable paltry foul unpleasant worthless certified defensible maintainable definite defendable calculable explicit supportable tenable sustainable empirical cognitive open stringent empiric faking one out playing politics put on not straightforward playing games execrable illegitimate abject inequitable ignoble unlawful wretched sleazy grubby unsportsmanly having know-how with good taste recognized faithful kosher sanctioned significant orthodox legit canonical reputable recognised sorry lame lousy deplorable scummy currish scungy having good hands reserved measured reticent apprehensive scabby ratty mindful tentative conservative hesitant low-minded suspecting scrupulous restrained precautious legal tried-and-true not cricket off-color ill-gotten out of order against the rules on-target letter-perfect clear-cut dead-on spot-on keeping a weather eye on all ears walking on egg shells keeping on one's toes handling with kid gloves on the lookout on your guard belt-and-braces with reservations watching one's step watching out walking on eggs on your toes with eyes peeled taking it slow on the qui vive on guard on the watch with one's eyes peeled

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Intellectually deep
deep complex esoteric metaphysical recondite serious unfathomable weighty abstract abstruse dark difficult impenetrable mysterious obscure incomprehensible cryptic enigmatic arcane inscrutable opaque complicated perplexing ambiguous puzzling occult hermetic involved secret hard hidden mystic hermetical cabbalistic baffling mystical cabalistic Delphic little known mystifying heavy inexplicable involuted unclear concealed bewildering intricate enigmatical involute confusing over one's head secretive equivocal elliptical unknowable uncanny murky elliptic nebulous hard to understand beyond comprehension fuliginous double-edged subtle acroamatic orphic incalculable rarefied indecipherable fathomless vague unexplainable sibylline unaccountable hazy unintelligible recherché paradoxical clear as mud clandestine veiled above one's head covert private beyond one out of one's depth tough intense inner hypermetric magical dense Greek to me clear as dishwater oracular uncomprehensible incognizable tricky oblique insoluble confounding convoluted sphinxlike elaborate uncertain Delphian as clear as mud apocryphal teasing strange coded stickling doubtful evasive stumping fancy beyond one's grasp advanced gnarly unsolvable mind-boggling hard to explain sophisticated entangled fiddly problematical hard to solve tangled troublesome byzantine mind-bending undecipherable difficult to understand vexing thorny labyrinthine knotty thought-provoking rambling full of twists and turns detailed too deep scholarly little-known pedantic academic out-of-the-way Alexandrian wildering Byzantine odd peculiar weird insolvable Gordian tortuous curious bizarre labyrinthian unexplained unanswerable baroque inexplainable daedal Daedalian disconcerting surprising beyond understanding challenging befuddling confused complicate jumbled problematic really hard serpentine impossible funny interlaced ticklish illegible taxing astonishing inextricable queer undefinable insuperable indescribable unresolvable unsolved bemusing unknown extraordinary unusual stupefying worrying disorienting bamboozling awkward spiny inconceivable very hard ramified mazy winding muddled cumbersome high-tech mixed up knotted mixed hi-tech Daedalean unreadable unrevealed amazing undiscoverable stunning eye-popping staggering unattainable hopeless unrealizable undoable impossible to understand mysterial ineffable tenebrous frustrating astounding contradictory inconsistent untold ulterior arduous misleading beyond you trying fiendish unascertainable unexcogitable muddling inaccessible hairy unexpected subliminal indistinct uninterpretable riddling full of surprises irresolvable unresolved unconcluded black indefinite ridiculous unbelievable technical incredible illogical indecisive blurring unsettling far-out hard to follow secreted shadowy ludicrous wild without a solution unable to be solved reticular formidable effortful uphill terrible muddlesome mistakable not easily understood answerless out of the ordinary unparalleled freakish freak freaky fluky unheard of rum spooky ravelled sinuous twisted circuitous unheard-of unwonted uncommon ornate multifaceted multifarious variegated rococo heterogeneous nuanced raveled can of worms maze-like long-drawn-out drawn-out off the wall unnatural stealthy cagey subjective elusive

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Significant or extreme in degree or intensity
keen acute great intense deep extreme heartfelt sincere earnest emotional explosive heavy intensive wholehearted abject ardent exquisite fervent overpowering overwhelming vehement vicious almighty dreadful excruciating fierce frightful furious ghastly hard heartrending hellacious terrible violent blistering deepest fearful fearsome ferocious hearty heavy-duty deep-seated deep-rooted deeply felt very great strong powerful severe passionate fervid serious burning impassioned consuming fiery extraordinary perfervid flaming zealous passional concentrated excessive torrid forceful dramatic heightened heated harsh red-hot incredible feverish eager indescribable vigorous all-consuming prodigious tremendous sharp agonizing unbearable warm-blooded fanatical raging hot-blooded remarkable enthusiastic unutterable warm marked impossible blazing charged urgent agonising stirring significant immoderate searing thorough insufferable piercing uncontrollable avid potent demonstrative incandescent moving religious inflamed superheated glowing drastic meaningful grave compelling grievous exceptional touching intolerable devout strenuous poignant unendurable penetrating full frenzied complete excited comprehensive eloquent inspiring vivid intensified mournful expressive affecting full-hearted relentless major sad total doleful harrowing incommunicable energetic sound dire supreme torturous racking feeling all-out thoroughgoing oppressive hellish tough cutting careful tormenting uplifting soulful in-depth besetting exhaustive close shrill stormy unfeigned tender wild compulsive devastating detailed unqualified rousing uncommunicable hot uncontrolled animated inordinate biting considerable intemperate dominating obsessive radical forcible protracted assiduous meticulous scrupulous rigorous extensive enthused desperate diligent spirited melodramatic frantic overemotional sentimental emotive weighty far-reaching true blue ablaze hopped up gung ho from the heart industrial-strength durable real pronounced right proper heavyweight long-lasting diabolical awful reprehensible indefensible inexpressible inexcusable unforgivable unstoppable cordial transcending amorous true genuine entrenched boiling baking scorching shameful disgraceful parlous very bad devoted substantial honest hard-core rooted intrenched warming cheering cheerful gladdening roasting sizzling critical enormous inspired inveterate bona fide committed dedicated card-carrying ecstatic cut-throat sweltering high raw encouraging settled pious mad keen warmhearted responsive tropical parching withering mushy romantic considered purposeful gripping engrossing absorbing undue exaggerated bitter worked up steamed up fired up white-hot starry-eyed on fire scalding stinging strained pungent bred-in-the-bone confirmed heartening instigative elevating enriching inspirative improving inspirational heart-warming inspiriting complex onerous complicated labored confused abstruse te formidable rough laborious recondite solemn knotty gotta have keen as mustard dying to hot for sensitive wakeless undescribable mother of all baking hot blazing hot blistery broiling enthralling concerted boiling hot very hot demanding all-inclusive all-absorbing all-encompassing painstaking stirred preoccupying devouring shooting hectic stabbing resounding ungovernable like a furnace all-embracing minute conscientious methodical rampaging rabid rampant riotous unrestrained intriguing riveting interesting immersing involving fascinating arresting engaging distressing storming unchecked unmanageable unfettered uncurbed unbridled emphatic laboured peracute searching high-pressure elaborate widespread resolute sedulous sweeping determined irresistible peppery convulsive painful enraged blustery ruinous sudden paroxysmal turbulent volcanic coercive dynamic outrageous tumultuous aroused tempestuous exhausting finely tuned out-and-out persistent accelerated fast insistent speeded-up out of control gale force full of force irrepressible overbearing shattering crushing confronting driving pervasive stifling overriding thought-provoking telling suffocating irrefutable overmastering difficult hard-hitting reflective challenging very strong provocative thoughtful confrontational insightful smarting brutal pounding wrenching savage mighty titanic powerhouse throbbing sore maximum utmost thumping afflicting bad gut-wrenching torturing galling punishing mortal worrying hefty gutsy punchy uttermost puissant shrewd splitting hurting deadly top big grueling ultimate hurtful unrelenting gruelling knifelike disastrous killing gusty destructive cruel dangerous hazardous tearing harmful boisterous squally life-threatening menacing threatening stark thunderous smart knockout damaging wounding injurious frenetic huge twingeing tingling prickly aggressive repressive grim stiff fevered calamitous very painful caustic achy gnawing unsparing heartbreaking heart-rending drilling paralyzing paralysing tortuous disturbing suffering struggling uninhibited cyclonic thundery howling inclement volatile bumpy windy typhonic blustering swirling choppy unconcealed primal visceral undisguised downright egregious fatal extremely painful chaotic restless roaring stormful rugged maximal consequential aching absolute utter lethal deathly torturesome toe-curling rending cringe-making infuriating tedious embarrassing stultifying chastening irritating dominant commanding arduous toilsome bleak ugly taxing immense massive herculean bruised irritated veritable pure paramount highest greatest freezing frosty toxic sobering perilous exacting precarious grinding red chafed elemental numbing arctic rank unadulterated flagrant thundering gross unalloyed uber sheer preposterous arrant stupendous surpassing phenomenal colossal gigantic superlative consummate horrific unpleasant horrible horrendous nagging unsafe capital poisonous incurable malignant chill frigid wintry cold chilling glacial hypersensitive sovereign monstrous giant humungous superb gargantuan humongous nippy nipping parky woeful appalling troublesome distressful abominable upsetting injured wounded greatest possible wintery intensely cold excellent outstanding rare leviathan max marvelous vast mountainous astronomic ginormous astronomical shocking atrocious godawful rotten lousy beastly vile afflictive very dangerous touch and go oversensitive bitterly cold marvellous more than one can bear more than flesh and blood can stand more than flesh and blood can bear

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To an absolute degree
complete absolute total pure stark utter categoric categorical consummate downright dreadful extreme outright perfect pronounced rank sheer unadulterated unmitigated unqualified definite fair intense serious unalloyed unconditional arrant clean deadly flat plumb simple stone thorough thoroughgoing blank blooming dead all-out flat-out out-and-out straight-out cotton-picking regular bodacious very crashing positive unequivocal deep-dyed entire real full veritable unrestricted whole unreserved right dyed-in-the-wool ultimate undiluted unlimited right-down proper plain comprehensive wholesale explicit exhaustive surpassing gross direct full-bore in every respect supreme through and through clear undivided certain utmost infernal full-scale genuine unambiguous final blatant overt unmistakable inveterate unquestionable unmodified indubitable solid blessed confounded clear-cut blasted straight out maximum no catch undiminished undeniable wholehearted naked severe express patent sweeping conclusive unmixed firm emphatic unrestrained uncompromising flagrant glaring deep wide sure plenary point-blank all out unremitting full-on no ifs ands or buts unbounded apodictic uttermost straight max paramount extensive unblemished top nth drastic major decisive brazen prize everlasting double-dyed matchless unstinting mere rigorous assured palpable barefaced unvarnished desperate stringent infinite limitless unconstrained open undisguised violent draconian forceful resolute unabridged actual determinate unquestioning obvious unbroken out and out without reservations far-reaching perpetual no strings wide-ranging no fine print true-blue full-blown no holds barred eternal no kicker extraordinary bloody candid most frank honest capital egregious true blue sincere quintessential all-fired determined staring unregenerate transparent all insistent adamant fixed assertive single altogether quite strict decided unstinted bald monstrous atrocious notorious vile infamous last shameless terminal optimum peremptory enduring steady steadfast abiding unfaltering never-failing rightly so called stone-cold blunt undisputed overarching concentrated austere relentless huge uninterrupted inclusive totalitarian wholesome uncorrupted unadorned no joke point blank without reservation rigid unabated unfathomable pervasive horrible through-and-through untempered unmollified unbending unmoderated unembellished unaltered habitual undying untarnished untouched confirmed authentic in-depth excessive oppressive advanced ultra iconoclastic radical persistent unsoftened unalleviated harsh grim unrelieved conspicuous flawless excellent impeccable unsurpassable errant perfected chronic ideal finished peerless inimitable transcendent top-to-bottom root-and-branch abysmal resounding forthright definitive in every way specific broad encyclopedic no strings attached one hundred per cent encyclopaedic revolutionary universal unconcealed manifest evident true bold strong outrageous constant unfeigned committed overwhelming visible factual straightforward apparent indisputable sound audacious earnest unwavering uncontrolled royal neat full-strength ardent bona fide bare-faced striking dedicated unmistaken vigorous accurate confident unhesitating dinkum energetic vehement undoubted unblended pointed strenuous forcible incontrovertible implicit distinct faithful noticeable aggressive muscular dynamic unshakeable solemn good full-blooded enormous shocking ringing devoted scandalous exclusive staunch heinous significant potent loyal enthusiastic stalwart matter-of-fact bald-faced zealous brutal unswerving fervent hearty endless abundant iniquitous brass-necked fast shameful villainous deliberate robust terrible passionate grievous reprehensible wicked disgraceful diligent without limit unsurpassed stupid nonblended perceptible crass very great customary grand blithering unexaggerated brute incessant usual faultless convinced unveiled continuous unrelenting overall intensive legit kosher without qualification without reserve nothing other than satisfied doubtless persuaded effusive gushing systematic unimpaired maximal with no strings open-ended unconditioned immoderate inordinate exorbitant concrete main only artless right royal self-assured self-conceited self-confident affirmative cold free from doubt unflinching all-embracing hard-hitting unbridled heartfelt impassioned fullhearted hundred percent warm whole-souled whole-hearted hard irrefutable cocksure incontestable inarguable sovereign free-spoken plainspoken heartless up-front no-nonsense forthcoming upfront guileless unguarded upright outspoken unsparing natural plain-spoken uninhibited virile hardy powerful vital pulling no punches unbound omnipotent superlative preeminent predominant tyrannical pre-eminent all-powerful for real boundless purified unshaken self-evident awful fine as it comes refined straight up uncut hellacious discernible flaunting pellucid unambivalent perspicuous lucid open-and-shut luculent bright-line luminous nonambiguous ostentatious immodest great tremendous acute almighty unshakable unhidden exact precise flagitious hanging out flagitous grody stick out like sore thumb flaming crying unashamed glaringly obvious prominent controlled crystal clear open and shut preposterous embedded constructive virtual practical inevitable implicative inarticulate intrinsic hidden inferential unquestioned unuttered contained full-bodied rich thick lusty observable recognizable thundering uber spot-on keen single-minded fervid assiduous eager sworn fanatical dutiful pious studious down-the-line driven purposeful stanch as keen as mustard single-hearted old faithful given over to mad keen card-carrying pledged devout true to the end hard-working valid focused undistracted collective recognized plain to see unchallenged uncontested writ large accepted dead-on certified pukka on-target echt so satisfactory pucka sure-enough unerring certifiable engrossed unshared consistent recognisable as clear as day recognised united absorbed unflagging focussed admissible unanimous circumspect scrupulous minute lock stock and barrel detailed attentive continued concerted vigilant intent as plain as a pikestaff watertight veridical immaculate amen inerrant bang on undistorted trenchant impressive sober cogent accented dogmatic stressed important standing out a mile right on sticking out a mile no mistake for a face standing out like a sore thumb sticking out like a sore thumb

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Extending deep or very far down
deep abysmal bottomless yawning cavernous fathomless buried subterranean immeasurable unfathomable infinite endless boundless measureless unfathomed unplumbed limitless abyssal chasmic unsounded gaping horizonless indefinite illimitable unbounded unlimited immensurable vast very deep unending unmeasured unplumbable soundless eternal chasmal plumbless sunken plummetless extreme deep-set never-ending impenetrable extending far down incomprehensible inestimable incalculable immense untold inexhaustible interminable everlasting great no end of no end to without end cosmic countless numberless perpetual extensive indeterminate huge without limit ceaseless constant undying incessant enduring amaranthine innumerable indeterminable enormous abundant unceasing multitudinous continual immortal continuous unbroken uninterrupted monotonous undivided deathless overlong unrestricted unnumberable innumerous myriad tremendous unfailing self-perpetuating unsurpassable no strings undefined uncertain unfixed uncountable abounding unflagging unconfined large jillion zillion unreckonable unfading without number beyond measure wide open no holds barred unspecified unknown priceless invaluable unresolved undetermined unsettled undecided precious unconstrained uncontrolled unchecked unrestrained uncalculable valuable prodigious unconditional absolute unbridled wide-open unbottomed far down depthless total lavish nonstop stellar lasting utter full permanent incomputable beyond price persistent no catch round-the-clock not stopping having no end non-stop all-encompassing full-blown full-out full-scale complete all-out totalitarian universal no strings attached with no holds barred on tap ad nauseam without limits unsummed unnumbered unforeseen capricious whimsical fluctuant iffy haphazard chancy erratic unpredictable unforeseeable hit-or-miss not to be reckoned umpteen massive colossal unmeasurable considerable crawling with alive with uncounted million all-embracing supertemporal sempiternal perdurable stupendous wide

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Without artificiality or insincerity
genuine sincere candid frank honest earnest unaffected wholehearted guileless true unpretentious heartfelt truthful upfront trustworthy unfeigned unadulterated unpretended unquestionable cordial fervent serious ardent bona fide authentic forthright righteous legitimate passionate credible creditable full-hearted up front fair dinkum dinkum real deep warm open devout unpretending hearty solemn eager enthusiastic from the heart deeply felt heart-to-heart uncontrived artless unforced unstilted unartificial dear meant without airs undissembled actual pretensionless undesigning twenty-four carat honest to God deepest straightforward straight outspoken natural direct unreserved plain plainspoken free-spoken up-front on the level ingenuous downright round forthcoming unguarded freehearted openhearted out-front like it is simple reliable plain-spoken blunt unvarnished foursquare on the up and up not afraid to call a spade a spade straight from the shoulder transparent complete pure legit innocent faithful untainted square veritable kosher meaning what one says lay it on the line talking turkey aboveboard easy unimpeachable valid known positive well-established pukka unassumed unstudied unmannered naive matter-of-fact bare-faced saying what one thinks from the hip naïve unhypocritical bluff uninhibited unprejudiced unequivocal unbiased unambiguous communicative true blue full free absolute total right up front straight-talking unfiltered telling it like it is no-nonsense frontal no fooling straight-shooting bald parrhesiastic undisguised unconcealed pretenseless level undissembling thorough fair bonafide official authoritative original plain-dealing right-on on the square two-fisted plain-speaking laid on the line honest-to-goodness straight-arrow square-shooting whole-souled above board unspoiled convincing trusty open-and-shut for real veracious believable literal truth-telling precise scrupulous realistic true-blue proper just

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In urgent need of immediate attention
acute critical urgent serious dire pressing grave imperative exigent crucial burning compelling dangerous desperate severe vital drastic clamant perilous crying terrible emergent hazardous importunate imperious awful precarious necessitous important instant dreadful parlous alarming essential egregious bad decisive sudden afflictive life-threatening all-important life-and-death significant consequential major key pivotal weighty momentous considerable far-reaching substantial high-priority of consequence of great consequence heavyweight solemn earnest fundamental life and death of moment somber sedate staid sombre portentous sober humourless humorless no-nonsense intrinsic of great import no joke of great importance no laughing matter of significance big deal integral cardinal basic central underlying inherent primary heavy paramount constitutional underlined uncomic material grievous principal elemental prime innate intense big eventful natural focal monumental structural indispensable foundational deep heavy-duty meat-and-potatoes constitutive life-changing deep-seated peracute very bad core rudimentary necessary elementary appreciable organic telling worthwhile capital basal radical meaningful native ponderous root quintessential chief historic large-scale noteworthy primitive salient rudimental requisite almighty major-league big league deep-rooted life-altering extreme distressing appalling risky woeful determinative worrying frightful uncertain catastrophic ruinous inborn inbred real sore first relevant chancy connate dicey hairy original valid purposeful iffy dodgy inner primordial initial ingrained beginning introductory abecedarian earthshaking in the balance touch-and-go much indicative earth-shattering useful sententious pithy ultimate bottom-line supporting sustaining substratal substrative axiomatic grass-roots theoretical bottom underived axiological groundlaying fateful hard-wired primal pertinent sweeping large main notable pronounced exceptional sizable imposing needed required mandatory characteristic substantive pointed prominent influential especial impactful immediate striking instrumental mighty top-priority powerful overriding foremost determining staple compulsory needful obligatory constituent top-level overshadowing high-level big-time of concern grand high-profile of note big-league connected component prerequisite all important must-have at the heart of called for pre-eminent vitally important glum stern gloomy dour grim austere major league downbeat quiet hefty hard tough difficult sad cold sober matter of life and death of the essence of the utmost importance great leading deciding outstanding demanded tectonic uppermost epoch-making extensive special conspicuous much needed very important world-shaking very great life-or-death dominant overruling preeminent premier predominant landmark super climactic supreme top ruling master eminent mission-critical business-critical super colossal valuable mammoth dynamic germane invaluable emphatic headline apocalyptic epochal memorable strategic remarkable earth-shaking of importance world-shattering incumbent testing climacteric involuntary forced nonelective peremptory sensational prodigious unmissable page-one unforgettable tremendous trying searching settling appropriate compulsatory psychological expedient wanted desired preferred proper de rigueur binding incumbent on name of game specified recommended nitty-gritty name-of-the-game coal-and-ice front-page forceful newsworthy of import of great moment impressive clamorous insistent showdown touchy climatic now or never touch and go hanging by thread on thin ice emergency impelling driving called-for most important

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Following carefully and exactly a set of rules
strict devout fundamentalist orthodox pious religious conservative reverent traditional conscientious prayerful pure dedicated devoted faithful true genuine loyal sincere staunch ardent committed passionate steadfast deep fervent firm zealous resolute serious unwavering adherent stanch sworn vehement fervid revering dutiful venerating earnest intense enthusiastic keen wholehearted constant pledged good active down-the-line true-blue steady card-carrying fast dinkum deep-dyed heartfelt red-hot heart-and-soul worshipping pietistic worshiping goody-goody goody two-shoes mad keen true blue adoring dependable reliable trusty allegiant trustworthy stalwart unswerving sure tried-and-true dyed-in-the-wool honest upright tried honourable honorable enduring supportive confirmed true-hearted fanatical unfaltering truthful straight abiding unqualified immovable intent tried and true single-minded liege tried and tested scrupulous incorruptible unquestioning hard-core patriotic behind one never-failing certain durable attentive concerned unfailing bosom uncompromising boon unflappable in good faith die-hard consecrated admiring driven eager diligent assiduous through and through studious purposeful out-and-out as keen as mustard single-hearted old faithful true to the end given over to hard-working moral solid virtuous righteous right ethical nice secure safe decent responsible just trustable persevering calculable right-minded veridical undistorted no lie estimable high-principled up front creditable square on the up and up worthy truehearted all right persistent stubborn rigid established immobile inexorable obdurate unmovable unbending adamant changeless fixed bound stable attached obedient trusted believable loving confiding affectionate true to life unchanging string along with circumspect correct on the level

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Loudly cheerful, enthusiastic or approbatory
hearty ardent eager passionate enthusiastic intense spirited avid zealous animated ebullient lively impassioned exuberant energetic vivacious dynamic deep devout emphatic loud affable effusive generous jovial unreserved cheerful backslapping deepest uninhibited responsive amiable vigorous abiding cheery frank full gay glad gushing honest jolly profuse unrestrained welcoming back-slapping deep-rooted warm-hearted deep-felt good natured keen fervent vehement earnest fanatical wholehearted fiery fervid committed dedicated excited warm perfervid enthused exhilarated devoted gung ho high-spirited forceful rabid sincere burning emotional great fierce obsessed zestful passional pumped intent antsy afire hungry ready willing voracious red-hot interested desirous wild athirst mad keen keen as mustard heartfelt extreme flaming titillated stoked raring motivated violent assiduous agog solicitous active diligent determined aflame impatient nuts anxious ambitious appetent thirsty heated crazy superheated torrid charged religious glowing feverish blazing demonstrative hot-blooded warm-blooded incandescent hot greedy ready and willing deep-seated as keen as mustard keyed up raring to go deeply felt bright-eyed and bushy-tailed champing at the bit hopped up full of beans chomping at the bit effervescent heartful feeling inspired stirred inspirited galvanized stimulated roused energized diehard card-carrying ecstatic encouraged moved aroused uplifted influenced activated raw gotta have dying to serious pious hot for tender true blue unfeigned warmhearted habitual militant energised self-driven stirred up galvanised hung up hankering amenable breathless restless inclined disposed happy longing unreluctant pining engaged craving game restive covetous single-minded pushy purposeful obsessive itchy ripe zealotic fired go-ahead frenetic fanatic fireball self-starting possessed gung-ho wild-eyed acute strong coming on strong powerful forcible explosive heavy intensive urgent vicious exquisite overwhelming overpowering abject excruciating hellacious heartrending hard ghastly dreadful furious terrible almighty frightful clamorous outspoken vocal noisy vociferous heavy-duty fearsome very great blistering ferocious fearful forthright insistent strident desperate angry impetuous frantic on the make inflamed full-throated pronounced opinionated potent concentrated hyper delirious thrilled fascinated rhapsodic animate geeked nutty wacky tantalized industrious concerned unqualified yearning juiced conscientious gaga itching driven tantalised pleased sprightly bugged zesty warmblooded turnt gone on hopped-up hot to trot hepped up excitable tempestuous stormy frenzied raging mad rash temperamental consuming tumultuous impulsive fired up on fire manic fevered psyched uncontrollable hectic amped heightened volatile crazed hyperactive messianic irascible acrimonious hysterical dithyrambic volcanic steamed up mercurial hot-tempered wishing amorous hopeful dying desiring intent on overzealous raving uproarious steadfast allegiant agitable neurotic aggressive proactive bullish banzai daft in a frenzy very excited untrammeled untrammelled jumping up and down potty extremely enthusiastic take-charge can-do short-fuse hot-headed high-strung highly strung eventful exciting severe immoderate uncontrolled marked inordinate vivid intemperate penetrating piercing bitter busy excessive melodramatic intensified turbulent rough emotive overemotional sentimental all-consuming ungovernable noteworthy interesting moving inspiring eloquent stirring poignant high-pressure hotblooded expressive precipitate thrilling affecting headlong quickened high-powered convulsive paroxysmal cyclonic touchy savage disorderly knock-down-and-drag-out bad-tempered blood-and-guts ill-tempered bang-bang hammer and tongs distracted overactive overwrought full-hearted agitated red-blooded unruly high sultry high as a kite action-packed strenuous ireful indignant wrathful irate wigged-out

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Most intimate or private
innermost deep private intimate personal deepest hidden veiled deep-seated inward secret true underlying concealed masked unexpressed unrevealed heartfelt honest in-depth real sincere unapparent inmost bottled up deeply felt unvoiced inner undisclosed undeclared confidential privy inside sneaking darkest unspoken nonpublic guarded interior internal esoteric hushed non-public individual covert clandestine reserved secretive shrouded closed closet unseen top-secret tight-lipped unavowed unconfessed undivulged suppressed exclusive inlying hush-hush behind-the-scenes psychological religious inner-directed within intellectual spiritual classified privileged restricted off the record top secret unofficial unpublished not for publication one-on-one close quiet protected mum mom backdoor under wraps not for circulation not to be disclosed not to be made public personalized discreet unknown censored sub rosa underground untold undercover personalised one-to-one incognito dissembled strictly confidential home bosom repressed buried ulterior obscured obscure strict tight unacknowledged uncommunicated dissimulated carefully guarded closely guarded sub-rosa under-the-table individualised individualized in private stealthy stealth surreptitious sneaky furtive backstage backstairs between ourselves between you and me and the wall between you and me between you and me and the gatepost between you and me and the bedpost between you and me and the doorpost underhanded offstage sneak inconspicuous dark underhand not open hugger-mugger behind the scenes close to one's chest behind someone's back cloak-and-dagger under one's hat tête-à-tête in camera hole-and-corner not in the public domain face-to-face direct head-to-head sensitive soft low dern arcane

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Implanted or firmly established
deep-seated deep-rooted entrenched basic deep firm fundamental inveterate settled bred-in-the-bone built-in confirmed dyed-in-the-wool established hard-core inbuilt ineradicable ingrained intrenched irremovable persistent radical rooted secure unshakeable abiding chronic fixed habitual inborn inbred inherent innate lingering long-lasting longstanding longtime subconscious well established deep down deeply felt lodged in one's brain endemic enduring stubborn incurable lasting obstinate long-established long-standing accustomed lifelong habituated set continuing hardened constant persisting perennial seasoned firmly established continual unyielding ceaseless indelible tenacious ever-present continuous permanent long-lived usual proved hard-shell staid inured recurrent recurring unabating staunch diehard steadfast accepted routine unmitigated uncompromising deep-dyed ineffaceable protracted dedicated irradicable committed deep-set worn valid implanted indestructible die-hard devoted faithful extreme incorrigible unfading true through and through rigid unforgettable well-established prolonged embedded intransigent congenital irredeemable imperishable fast hard-line obsessive inextirpable sustained explicit compulsive complete resolute thorough unshakable thoroughgoing out-and-out loyal unwavering true blue unapologetic unashamed haunting card-carrying through-and-through inexorable instilled undestroyable infixed immutable out and out unremovable unchangeable full-fledged deeply ingrained deep-down long-l instinctive intrinsic gut long-drawn-out driven in slow dragging resistant remaining val grounded inannihilable dug in fortified set firm spun-out drawn-out based on serious incessant devout fiery torrid ardent sicker fervent all-consuming earnest vehement definite unreformable fanatical bona fide stalwart supreme red-hot zealous wholehearted impenitent severe inerasable memorable obsessional inexpungible unexpungeable unending acute dangerous driven irresistible alarming dire grave impulsive uncontrollable rememberable not to be forgotten unerasable stirring never to be forgotten never-ending indurated old sworn adamant radicated customary besetting prevalent obscene pornographic X-rated absolute utter determined unwaivering unswerving unrepentant full-bore unfaltering right-down arrant to the core keen as mustard mad keen genuine

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Having a broad or widespread range, scope, or influence
far-reaching extensive sweeping widespread important significant broad momentous wide-ranging all-embracing blanket overarching radical ambitious comprehensive deep expansive extended far-flung life-changing major pervasive rangy wholesale wide across-the-board consequential far-ranging in-depth influential weighty across the board of moment of significance of consequence of great import thorough vast universal complete boundless all-inclusive exhaustive huge large great big all-encompassing large-scale sizable long expanded lengthy humongous protracted massive prevalent scopious unrestricted inclusive multidisciplinary comprising hefty indiscriminate interdisciplinary catholic scopic cross-disciplinary unexclusive wall to wall global full encyclopedic compendious embracive all-in encyclopaedic overall cyclopedic panoramic omnibus broad-gauge cover-all broad-gauged thoroughgoing wall-to-wall all-out general all-around umbrella total whole grand broad-ranging thorough-going absolute entire discursive all-round immense broad-based worldwide encyclopaedical encyclopedical generalized whole-hog unselective overstated bird's-eye generalised exaggerated overdrawn unlimited broad-brush unbounded aggregate integrated catchall wholistic maximal replete in toto ball-of-wax catch-all all together without exception with everything included all-together rounded big picture full-blown full-on holistic full-scale detailed out-and-out eclectic coast-to-coast nationwide countrywide clean encircling containing intact infinite integral plenary perfect ample synoptic compleat in depth the works of great scope the whole shebang the big picture lock stock and barrel

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Based on abstract reasoning
metaphysical abstract theoretical intellectual ideal philosophical speculative conceptual notional abstruse basic deep essential fundamental recondite esoteric high-flown ideational intangible spiritual supernatural theoretic universal unreal academic immaterial impalpable incorporeal oversubtle transcendental unpractical unsubstantial bodiless conjectural difficult discarnate eternal hypothetical insubstantial jesuitic mystical nonmaterial nonphysical numinous ontological philosophic superhuman superior supermundane suprahuman supramundane supranatural unfleshly unphysical suppositional impractical imaginary conjectured putative suppositious pure suppositive assumed unsubstantiated transcendent visionary unrealistic nonconcrete fanciful not practical supposed illusory fancied paradigmatic imagal unfathomable complex serious weighty unapplied impenetrable obscure mysterious dark vague on paper presumed quixotic formularized codified pedantic hypothetic in theory as a premise formalistic analytical postulated general unproved instanced problematical idealized ideological contingent in the abstract tentative logical imaginative unearthly idealised academical presupposed unproven untested presumptive unfounded groundless imagined indefinite uncertain suspect doubtful based on guesswork non-practical postulatory non-technical blue-sky nominal higher experimental hairy dangerous projected conceptive unpragmatic irrelevant useless alleged ivory-tower ivory-towered ivory-towerish apparent inferred indeterminate casual contestable disputable equivocal assumptive stochastic concocted questionable conditional conjecturable debatable refutable provisory proposed guessed unconfirmed pretending problematic purported suspected surmised supposititious made up postulational guessing unresolved surmising guesstimated figured reputed likely asserted inferential on a hunch on a long shot

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Related to, or caused by an earthquake or other vibration of the Earth

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Not disturbed or upset
unbroken uninterrupted continuous ceaseless incessant unremitting constant endless perpetual unceasing continual continued continuing fast nonstop running sound successive undisturbed deep never-ending non-stop ongoing progressive unruffled untroubled even regular solid steady total undivided without stopping unending interminable persistent relentless everlasting eternal sustained permanent unrelenting unabating unrelieved unfaltering round-the-clock unchanging unwavering enduring unvarying lasting undying timeless immortal perennial unflagging infinite monotonous undeviating dateless stable boundless without end consistent abiding uniform consecutive amaranthine unabated recurrent deathless unfailing limitless frequent repeated chronic unlimited persisting prolonged unfluctuating habitual changeless invariable around-the-clock immeasurable unbounded illimitable direct indefinite unwaning straight recurring staying repetitive indefatigable round the clock overlong untiring protracted oft-repeated day-and-night smooth ageless imperishable long immutable measureless untold invariant inexhaustible incalculable immensurable bottomless inestimable unfathomable horizonless fathomless unyielding connected aeonian indeterminate through unwearied rhythmic no end to no end of lengthy unvaried always-on interminate dogged unfading fixed persevering extended vast tireless unswerving immense stabile extensive level equable sempiternal reliable unsurpassable numberless self-perpetuating multitudinous countless straightforward drawn out drawn-out stretched out indestructible without interruption unwearying without respite neverending perdurable firm steadfast great long-lasting metrical periodical periodic homogenous dependable forever irreversible cosmic regularized standardised regularised without limit unalterable matching same homogeneous standardized steady-going on a treadmill flowing outstretched peaceful fluent unstoppable remorseless diligent assiduous unsparing inexorable cursive without ceasing sedulous unalleviated hard harsh stern fluid frictionless elongated lengthened faithful in succession unintermitted unflinching maintained lingering implacable closed nagging quiet all day long world-without-end unaltering pushy never-ceasing beyond measure day and night rapid unconstrained uncontrolled unchecked unrestrained balanced alike unconditional absolute unrestricted unbridled unhindered 24/7 without limits long-term free deep-rooted remaining lifelong long-lived durable long-standing indelible surviving lavish express long-winded ingrained secure established full utter one-way opened long-drawn-out wearisome never-changing with no holds barred boring dragging tedious seemingly endless stationary immovable inexpungible old indissoluble longstanding abundant abounding rambling laborious ponderous meandering unbound looped dull till the cows come home in for the long haul predictable solid as rock nonrandom unchangeable not stopping having no end strung out spun out dragged out like the Rock of Gibralter quickest shortest contiguous static similar all-year-round equivalent identical equal immemorial always incorrigible fateful well-proportioned of a piece rigid ordered inflexible ossified fated normal compatible plumb symmetrical orderly systematic consonant unmodifiable true methodical monolithic well-balanced undiversified termless straight through straight-through 24-hour innumerable myriad huge enormous unfathomed abysmal indeterminable inextinguishable undefined extreme yawning unplumbed incomprehensible uncountable tremendous unnumberable innumerous incorruptible no strings without number bountiful very deep unconfined cavernous uncertain unfixed plumbless chasmic unsounded plummetless large gaping universal niggling jillion unreckonable zillion wordy verbose abyssal classic standing wide open ineradicable copious longish returning no holds barred incomputable all-embracing profuse numerous intermittent gnawing manifold prolix many uncounted various several never dying unnumbered turgid immensurate unspecified unknown unbottomed undecided undetermined unresolved unsettled priceless invaluable uncalculable undiminished atemporal agelong wide-open no catch memorable far down settled unchanged fresh unspoiled youthful sustainable no strings attached chasmal unmeasured unplumbable precious never-dying stellar inveterate supreme sunken million stupendous supertemporal wide undestroyed all day and all night at all times prodigious valuable soundless impenetrable resolute soporific immeasurate yearlong annual yearly seasonal deep-set real unended full-out all-out full-blown complete totalitarian all-encompassing full-scale with no let-up for ever and ever without surcease without a break traditional beyond price on tap ad nauseam unbreakable death-defying ever living on an even keel very great phoenixlike undeadly extendable viable extending far down irreparable shatterproof sure unsummed set infallible that will never die that will live forever resistant unforeseen erratic unpredictable unforeseeable capricious whimsical fluctuant chancy iffy haphazard hit-or-miss perduring renewable replenishable time-consuming omnipresent repetitious repeating reoccurring not to be reckoned heavy-duty hard-wearing toughened sturdy nonperishable non-breakable stout never-failing certain for keeps plentiful considerable umpteen massive colossal unmeasurable ubiquitous slow marathon going on set in concrete set in stone forever and a day voluminous diffuse fail-safe loyal surefire can't-miss unerring long-drawn adamantine infrangible crawling with alive with wall-to-wall all-pervasive remote stretched tall stretch expanded delayed distant faraway stringy high stretching far-off elongate towering lanky gangling enlarged rangy lofty far-reaching staunch multifold rife generous superabundant bounteous rock-solid irrefragable nonbreaking inexterminable unwreckable reinforced made to last armored undestroyable undestructable unruinable armoured irrefrangible inextirpable circumlocutory circuitous windy far tried-and-true delivering there come-through trustworthy dyed-in-the-wool unshakable teeming diverse varied multiple legion assorted prevalent ample digressive verbal discursive pleonastic spread out periphrastic tiresome wandering maundering garrulous logorrheic familiar common overflowing liberal plenteous rich sundry multifarious multiplied reiterated multiyear multiday circumlocutionary ambagious redundant logorrhoeic tried and true rock solid tried and tested counted on thick on the ground miscellaneous well-provided large-scale motley populous mixed disparate rampant replete well-supplied reiterative thick iterated flowery millions of loads of a good many a great many very many quite a few lots of heaps of masses of quite a lot of occurring often dozens of hundreds of thousands of full of verbiage

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Of, or relating to teaching or pedagogy
pedagogic academic didactic edifying educational educative instructional instructive pedagogical scholastic dogmatic informational learned professorial propaedeutic school tuitional informative teaching pedantic scholarly erudite bookish donnish intellectual enlightening formal illuminating literary preceptive academical homiletic doctrinal improving moralistic heuristic sententious pompous schoolish priggish abstruse doctrinaire overnice inkhorn formalistic dry useful informatory stilted punctilious arid egotistic fussy hairsplitting ostentatious particular nit-picking dull schoolmasterly cerebral highbrow pedantical helpful egghead precise collegiate college university lettered illuminative cultural learning tutorial over-subtle revealing telling for study explanatory precisionist overprecise hair-splitting nitpicking cautionary studious book-loving thoughtful impractical earnest serious ivory-towerish educated swotty clerkly brainy moralizing preachy homiletical sermonic moral teacherly teachy advisory expository sermonizing teacherish exhortative moralising schoolmasterist hortative sermonising elucidative explicative explicatory descriptive explanative exegetic illustrative interpretive expositive interpretative exegetical sanctimonious self-righteous pietistic pontifical pious disquisitional elucidatory revelatory unco guid explaining demonstrative graphic diagrammatic allegorical clarifying hermeneutical lecturelike sermonical didactical admonitory disciplinary preaching trite communicative upright strait-laced high-minded canting newsy factual preachifying ponderous judgmental judgemental Pecksniffian forthcoming holier-than-thou self-important pi Pharisaic Pharisaical pointed expositional exemplifying representative typical prefatory annotative expounding evaluative describing pictorial illustrational evincive delineative discursive guiding informing comparative illustratory pictoric symbolic specifying indicative hermeneutic declarative emblematic corroborative sample by way of explanation expressive analytical metaphoric imagistic iconographic figurative