bridge the gap

Definition of bridge the gap

:to have qualities of two different groups or things often + between
  • His work bridges the gap between popular fiction and serious literature.

Word by Word Definitions

bridge play
  1. : a structure carrying a pathway or roadway over a depression or obstacle (such as a river)

  2. : a time, place, or means of connection or transition

  3. : something resembling a bridge in form or function: such as

  1. : to make a bridge (see 1bridge) over or across

  2. : to provide with a bridge

  1. : any of various card games for usually four players in two partnerships that bid for the right to declare a trump suit, seek to win tricks (see 1trick 4) equal to the final bid, and play with the hand of declarer 's partner exposed and played by declarer

gap play
  1. : a break in a barrier (such as a wall, hedge, or line of military defense)

  2. : an assailable position

  3. : a mountain pass

  1. : to make an opening in

  2. : to adjust the space between the electrodes of (a spark plug)

  3. : to fall or stand open


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