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Synonyms for gap
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gap, spread(noun)

    a conspicuous disparity or difference as between two figures

    "gap between income and outgo"; "the spread between lending and borrowing costs"

    Synonyms:
    bedcover, spreading, spread head, cattle ranch, counterpane, banquet, facing pages, spread, crack, interruption, cattle farm, break, bedspread, scatter, bed covering, spreadhead, feast, disruption, bed cover, opening, paste, ranch, col

  2. opening, gap(noun)

    an open or empty space in or between things

    "there was a small opening between the trees"; "the explosion made a gap in the wall"

    Synonyms:
    possibility, opening night, chess opening, spread, curtain raising, opening move, hatchway, crack, scuttle, interruption, initiative, disruption, opening, possible action, first step, orifice, col, break, porta

  3. gap, crack(noun)

    a narrow opening

    "he opened the window a crack"

    Synonyms:
    go, quip, cracking, fracture, whirl, fling, spread, sally, crack, crack cocaine, fissure, wisecrack, interruption, pass, break, tornado, cleft, offer, snap, crevice, chap, disruption, opening, cranny, scissure, col, shot

  4. col, gap(noun)

    a pass between mountain peaks

    Synonyms:
    col, interruption, crack, opening, spread, disruption, break

  5. gap(noun)

    a difference (especially an unfortunate difference) between two opinions or two views or two situations

    Synonyms:
    break, interruption, col, opening, crack, spread, disruption

  6. break, interruption, disruption, gap(verb)

    an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity

    "it was presented without commercial breaks"; "there was a gap in his account"

    Synonyms:
    disturbance, commotion, jailbreak, respite, happy chance, crack, interruption, rift, intermission, break of serve, severance, falling out, prisonbreak, suspension, recess, faulting, breakout, flutter, hoo-hah, geological fault, hurly burly, spread, col, to-do, break, good luck, breaking, disruption, open frame, gaolbreak, dislocation, breach, breakage, perturbation, fault, pause, shift, fracture, time out, kerfuffle, opening, rupture, hoo-ha, prison-breaking

  7. gap, breach(verb)

    make an opening or gap in

    Synonyms:
    violate, breach, infract, offend, break, go against, transgress

Wiktionary

  1. gap(noun)

    Synonyms:
    tear, col, neck, window, split, rift, pass, break, chasm, fissure, opening, rip, clearing, hole

  2. gap(noun)

    To check the size of a gap.

    I gapped all the sparkplugs in my car then realized I used the wrong manual and had made them too small.

    Synonyms:
    space

  3. gap(noun)

    A hiatus.

    I'm taking a gap.

    Synonyms:
    hiatus

Editors Contribution

  1. diastema

    a gap in between teeth

    Submitted by rinat on September 10, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. gap(n.)

    Synonyms:
    cleft, crevice, opening, chink, cranny, crack, interstice, breach, rift, break, hiatus

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Translations for gap

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  • فراغArabic
  • otvorCzech
  • Ritze, Ritz, Spalte, SpaltGerman
  • κενόGreek
  • brechaSpanish
  • pragu, lõheEstonian
  • aukko, tehdä, merkki, aukkopaikka, sola, tarkistaaFinnish
  • trouer, solution de continuité, trouée, brèche, entailler, écart, colFrench
  • hézagHungarian
  • interruzione, spazio vuoto, fessura, breccia, buco, passaggio, aperturaItalian
  • 間隙Japanese
  • mokorawhāMāori
  • luke, tomrom, lomme, mellomrom, gap, åpning, spalteNorwegian
  • dziura, okienko, szpara, szczelina, przerwaPolish
  • fenda, brechaPortuguese
  • разры́в, зазо́р, переры́в, брешь, промежу́ток, проло́м, щель, окно́, интерва́л, люфт, дыра́, уще́лье, прохо́дRussian
  • mwanyaSwahili
  • isikhalaZulu

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