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Synonyms for cleft
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cleft(noun)

    a split or indentation in something (as the palate or chin)

    Synonyms:
    scissure, crack, fissure, crevice

    Antonyms:
    simple, unsubdivided

  2. crack, cleft, crevice, fissure, scissure(adj)

    a long narrow opening

    Synonyms:
    go, cracking, fracture, whirl, fling, sally, crack, fissure, wisecrack, quip, pass, tornado, offer, snap, crevice, chap, scissure, cranny, gap, crack cocaine, shot

    Antonyms:
    unsubdivided, simple

  3. cleft, dissected(adj)

    having one or more incisions reaching nearly to the midrib

    Synonyms:
    dissected

    Antonyms:
    unsubdivided, simple

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cleft(n.)

    Synonyms:
    crevice, chink, fissure, rift, break, breach, gap, cranny, crack, interstice, opening, fracture, chap, chasm

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. cleft(a)

    Synonyms:
    riven, split, divided

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "cleft":

    slit, furrow, crevasse, crack, trench, slot, chink, groove, fissure

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How to use cleft in a sentence?

  1. Charles Matz:

    I think he turned his head in the middle of the scan, and we recorded it, and the resulting 3D model had this cleft in it. That's what gave it that haunting expression.

  2. Wendy Williams:

    When he shaves off his mustache, he's got a hairline fracture, he's got one of those, what do you call it, cleft lip, cleft palate.

  3. Dustin Plunkett:

    When I was a kid, I was moving pretty much home to home, family member to family member, and nobody in my family knew how to support me because of my cleft palate and my intellectual disability.

  4. Dustin Plunkett:

    It's about life-saving experiences for people. It's about learning to be the best person you can be, when I was a kid, I was moving pretty much home to home, family member to family member, and nobody in my family knew how to support me because of my cleft palate and my intellectual disability.

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