hidden depths

hidden depths

1. Robust or complex aspects or characteristics that are not easily noticed or readily apparent. While the film makes no apologies for its graphic, over-the-top violence, there are hidden depths to the characters and their motivations that make this much more than just some schlocky B movie. If you get to know him, you come to realize that his ironic, apathetic pubic demeanor are on show to hide hidden depths of anguish and insecurity.
2. A place or part of something that is hidden away and requires a lot of searching or prior knowledge. I'm hesitant to give my child access to the internet, knowing full well what horrible things lie in its hidden depths. Astronomers have discovered a new solar system in the hidden depths of space.
See also: depth, hidden

hidden depths

admirable but previously unnoticed qualities.
See also: depth, hidden
References in classic literature ?
It was the work of a man who had delved into the hidden depths of nature and had discovered secrets which were beautiful and fearful too.
You aren't on to the hidden depths in me character.
Perhaps it's an ego thing that makes male drivers want that something a bit different, that hints at hidden depths behind the spotty face, that suggests a racy charisma is lurking beneath the sensible raincoat and flat cap.
Birkwood's publications include a World War II memoir, The Second Torpedo (2012), about her personal experience of the war as a child, and several mystery novels: Deadly Deception (2004), What to Do About Emma (2014), and Hidden Depths (2016).
Here you can read Alexs interview and find out more about the hidden depths of flood prevention.
There are clever plot twists and hidden depths to secondary characters, a solid pace, and a surprising but satisfying ending.
For the first time in over 100 years, visitors will be invited to discover the magnificent Grade I listed building's hidden depths and unseen places - from the old rickety wooden structures of the dark corridors above The Great Hall, down to the recently discovered lost tunnel.
This understanding may one day help humans to better explore Earth's hidden depths.
Nestled on the corner of Tynemouth's bustling Front Street, the home has hidden depths - and some of the best sea views in the North East.
For the uninitiated, Green plays Geordie, the cheeky Cambridge copper with hidden depths - the audience is always aware that he suffered while serving in the Second World War, and being shot in the drama's previous run has left him with a form of post-traumatic stress disorder at a time when the condition wasn't recognised.
Blind-sided by the hidden depths of seeds--their ingenuity, volume of production, complexity, and mysteries--Chace, a lifelong gardener, amateur botanist and author of books about plants and nature, highlights 100 representative seeds, fruits, and pods.
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It almost acted as a sign that perhaps there were hidden depths to this car - and there are.
A longtime resident of the area, award-winning photographer and conservationist Ian McAllister takes us on a deeply personal journey from the headwaters of the Great Bear Rainforest's unexplored river valleys down to where the ocean meets the rainforest and finally to the hidden depths of the offshore world.
So if you ever get the chance and one pops up on the second-hand market, grab it, because the LMX is a supercar with hidden depths.