What does the word depth mean?

Usage examples for depth

  1. Christian and Hopeful inquired 'if the waters were all of a depth. – The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3 by John Bunyan
  2. Friends on all sides wondered what had brought us there in the depth of the winter. – Eighty Years And More; Reminiscences 1815-1897 by Elizabeth Cady Stanton
  3. The depth here was eleven metres. – The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II by A.E. Nordenskieold