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Synonyms for rift
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rift(noun)

    a gap between cloud masses

    "the sun shone through a rift in the clouds"

    Synonyms:
    rupture, falling out, severance, break, breach

  2. rift(noun)

    a narrow fissure in rock

    Synonyms:
    rupture, falling out, severance, break, breach

  3. rupture, breach, break, severance, rift, falling out(noun)

    a personal or social separation (as between opposing factions)

    "they hoped to avoid a break in relations"

    Synonyms:
    recess, good luck, fault, prison-breaking, breakout, fracture, suspension, break of serve, happy chance, respite, geological fault, faulting, gaolbreak, shift, interruption, time out, severance, pause, open frame, breach, disruption, jailbreak, gap, severing, falling out, prisonbreak, breaking, breakage, rupture, intermission, break

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rift(n.)

    Synonyms:
    cleft, fissure, crack, rent, breach, fracture, break, gap, opening, chink, crevice, cranny

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rift(n)

    Synonyms:
    cleft, fissure, crack, gap, crevice, cranny, break, chink

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How to use rift in a sentence?

  1. Mary Spio:

    I think we are going to see a slow build up of content and then we will start to see an avalanche of content maybe a few months after the Oculus( Rift) hits, i think that 2016 really is going to be when we see that inflection, the true transition for virtual reality.

  2. Eytan Gilboa:

    There are now many more risks than advantages, i just can't see how his strategy can succeed. This visit is going to show the depth of the rift between his government - and him personally - and the United States.

  3. Vice President Joe Biden:

    If we build walls and disrespect our neighbors, we will quickly see all this progress evaporating, replaced by a return of anti-Americanism, a corrosive rift throughout our hemisphere.

  4. Kate Middleton:

    Pasternak griped. I dont think you can on the one hand say to people, save the planet, save plastic, and then be revving up a massive carbon footprint going for a lavish baby shower in New York. I dont think it looks good and I dont think its appropriate. MEGHAN MARKLE WILL LIKELY BE HELD BACK BY ROYAL FAMILY, EXPERT WARNS Pasternak also claimed to believe theres a rift between Markle and Kate Middleton and Princes Prince Harry and William. I think theyre undoubtedly true. William is very responsible, he knows what his role is and Kate Middleton has come alongside that and executed that extremely well.

  5. Dr Shipton:

    You start to see things like decorated bones, beads made from marine shell or ostrich eggs, miniaturzied stone tools, and bones carved into things like arrow points. This is the oldest date we have for when this behavior is first observed, previous sites relating to this early period of modern humanbehaviorr have all been in South Africa and the East African Rift Valley, this is the first site on the coast of East Africa and the first with such a continuous record.

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