abysmal definition

  • adjective:
    • Resembling an abyss thorough; unfathomable.
    • extremely powerful; endless: abysmal distress.
    • really bad: an abysmal performance.
    • Bottomless; exceptionally bad.
    • Pertaining to, or resembling, an abyss; bottomless; unending; profound.
    • resembling an abyss comprehensive; so deep regarding be unmeasurable
    • very great; unlimited
  • others:
    • Pertaining to an abyss; bottomless; profound; fathomless; immeasurable.
    • Specifically Pertaining to great depths into the ocean: thus, types of flowers discovered only at great depths are known as abysmal species, as well as abyssal (which see).

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