Synonyms for gap


1. gap, spread, disparity
usage: a conspicuous disparity or difference as between two figures; "gap between income and outgo"; "the spread between lending and borrowing costs"
2. opening, gap, space
usage: 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"
3. gap, crack, opening
usage: a narrow opening; "he opened the window a crack"
4. col, gap, pass, mountain pass, notch
usage: a pass between mountain peaks
5. gap, dispute, difference, difference of opinion, conflict
usage: a difference (especially an unfortunate difference) between two opinions or two views or two situations
6. break, interruption, disruption, gap, delay, holdup
usage: an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity; "it was presented without commercial breaks"; "there was a gap in his account"


1. gap, breach, open, open up
usage: make an opening or gap in
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