Example sentences for: depth

How can you use “depth” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Catalogs extol its ability to induce an almost vegetative-state depth of sleep.

  • The typical depth of the evanescent wave is in the range of 100-200 nm away from the coverslip, which is suitable for exciting cortical GFP-proteins in living D. discoideum cells.

  • Some blast the film because it uses a child's death "as merely the first manipulation of many meant to engender sympathy for its heroine" and call it "fraudulent in every detail" (Joe Morgenstern, the Wall Street Journal ). Others deny these charges, saying the movie has "an emotional depth and psychological acuity that place it in a category by itself" (Stephen Holden, the New York Times ). Most concur in their estimation of Weaver's work: "emotionally direct … lovely, warm" (Lisa Schwarzbaum, Entertainment Weekly ). (Click here to read a review of the Jane Hamilton novel that was the basis of the film.)

  • Specifically, microcosms with a lower horizontal surface area to depth ratio will have an adverse effect on developing mosquitoes because of lowered exchange of gases, which may increase growth of anaerobic bacteria that produce methane or hydrogen sulfide (CJP, unpublished data), or allow accumulation of mosquito wastes.

  • Or he hasn't really thought it through, which itself would cast doubt on the depth of his faith.

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