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deep-set

[ deep-set ]SEE DEFINITION OF deep-set
  • 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
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Antonyms for deep-set

  • cramped
  • little
  • narrow
  • small
  • filled
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DEEP-SET

One had the look of an eagle, with his beak-nose and deep-set, uncowed eyes.

Meanwhile, Barnes watched him with a cunning gleam in his deep-set eyes.

Slum slid from the bar to the ground, and his deep-set eyes were smiling again.

Then he hesitated, with his clear, deep-set eyes resting on her face.

I wondered how long I would have lasted had the hook been deep-set.

"Listen," he said, and his deep-set eyes were afire with an intense emotion.

This feigned assurance on the part of Brask was not deep-set.

But he had deep-set, kindly eyes, and Miss Trevor liked his face.

Wrinkles seamed his forehead; his eyes were deep-set and surrounded by lines.

He was silent, and in his deep-set eyes she read the resolve he had made.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DEEP-SET

cavernous

adjectivehollow and large
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.