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interstice

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of interstice

  1. 1 a break in continuity <there's an occasional interstice in the tedium, but most of the novel is boring> Synonyms discontinuity, hiatus, hiccup (also hiccough), interim, interlude, intermission, interregnum, interruption, gap, interval, parenthesisRelated Words caesura, comma, interspace, lag, pause, space, time lag, window; entr'acte; bumper; adjournment, discontinuance, lapse, suspension; lull, recess, respite, rest; subintervalNear Antonyms continuum, run, stretch; procession, progressionAntonyms continuation, continuity

  2. 2 an open space in a barrier (as a wall or hedge) <pesky weeds growing in the interstices between the flagstones> Synonyms breach, break, discontinuity, gulf, hiatus, hole, gap, interval, opening, rent, rift, separation, voidRelated Words chink, cleft, crack, cranny, crevice, fissure; notch, slit, slot, split; interspace, pore; abyss, aperture, cavity, chasm, gape, orifice; fracture, rupture, severance, sundering




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