Synonyms and Antonyms of discontinuity
1 an open space in a barrier (as a wall or hedge) microscopic discontinuities in the connecting wires Synonyms of discontinuity breach, break, gap, gulf, hiatus, hole, interstice, interval, opening, rent, rift, separation, voidWords Related to discontinuity chink, cleft, crack, cranny, crevice, fissure; notch, slit, slot, split; interspace, pore; abyss, aperture, cavity, chasm, gape, orifice; fracture, rupture, severance, sundering
2 a break in continuity a noticeable discontinuity in the flow of the story Synonyms of discontinuity gap, hiatus, hiccup (also hiccough), interim, interlude, intermission, interregnum, interruption, interstice, interval, parenthesisWords Related to discontinuity caesura, comma, interspace, lag, pause, space, time lag, window; entr'acte; bumper; adjournment, discontinuance, lapse, suspension; lull, recess, respite, rest; subintervalNear Antonyms of discontinuity continuum, run, stretch; procession, progressionAntonyms of discontinuity continuation, continuity
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