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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Relating to ocean depths from 2000 to 5000 meters; adj. - So deep as to be unmeasurable.

Usage examples (39)
  • The abyssal depths of the ocean
  • The deepest parts of the ocean are known as the abyssal zone.
  • To be abyssal is to inhabit water below 1,000 feet.
  • He'd always been that way: high ups and abyssal downs. for more
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  • Anything that is "abysmal" is extremely bad, while only things that pertain to the lowest depths of the sea are "abyssal."
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