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rift

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of rift

  1. 1 an irregular usually narrow break in a surface created by pressure a small rift opened in the earth's crust Synonyms of rift check, chink, cleft, cranny, crevice, fissure, crack, splitWords Related to rift crevasse; craze, hairline; fracture, rupture; breach, gap, opening; cut, gash, incision, slit

  2. 2 an open space in a barrier (as a wall or hedge) it was possible to peek through the rift in the fence and see the ball game Synonyms of rift breach, break, discontinuity, gulf, hiatus, hole, interstice, interval, opening, rent, gap, separation, voidWords Related to rift 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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