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  • as incavernous
  • as inhollow

synonyms for deep-set

  • gaping
  • huge
  • roomy
  • spacious
  • vast
  • yawning
  • alveolate
  • broad
  • chambered
  • chasmal
  • commodious
  • concave
  • curved inward
  • deep
  • echoing
  • resonant
  • reverberant
  • sepulchral
  • socketed
  • sunken
  • wide
  • arched
  • cleft
  • cupped
  • curved
  • depressed
  • dimpled
  • excavated
  • indented
  • notched
  • pitted
  • striated
  • sunken
  • vaulted
  • void
  • alveolate
  • carved out
  • cavernous
  • concave
  • cup-shaped
  • incurved
  • infundibular
  • not solid
  • troughlike
  • unfilled
  • vacant

antonyms for deep-set

MOST RELEVANT
  • cramped
  • little
  • narrow
  • small
  • filled
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How to use deep-set in a sentence

You would not think it too much to set the whole province in flames so that you could have your way with this wretched child.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
He remembered something—the cherished pose of being a man plunged fathoms-deep in business.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
I take the Extream Bells, and set down the six Changes on them thus.
TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
She set off down Trafalgar Road in the mist and the rain, glad that she had been compelled to walk.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
At present, Louis was too self-absorbed by the struggles within him, to look deep into what was passing around him.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Good is set against evil, and life against death: so also is the sinner against a just man.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
He set down as the second the golden rule, “Whatsoever ye would that men should do unto you, do ye even so to them.”
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
His nose was hooked and rather large, his eyes were blue, bright as steel, and set a trifle wide.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
It succeeds best in a deep rich loam in a climate ranging from forty to fifty degrees of latitude.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
And then what could be more deep and poetic than Liszt's transcriptions of Schubert's and Wagner's songs?
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DEEP-SET

  • alveolate
  • broad
  • chambered
  • chasmal
  • commodious
  • concave
  • curved inward
  • deep
  • deep-set
  • echoing
  • gaping
  • huge
  • resonant
  • reverberant
  • roomy
  • sepulchral
  • socketed
  • spacious
  • sunken
  • vast
  • wide
  • yawning
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.