Breach and Chink


Breach noun - An open space in a barrier (as a wall or hedge).
Usage example: the cat got out of the yard through a breach in the hedge

Chink is a synonym for breach in flaw topic. In some cases you can use "Chink" instead a noun "Breach".

Nearby Words: break, breaking, breached, breaching


Chink noun - An irregular usually narrow break in a surface created by pressure.
Usage example: plugged the chinks in the walls with mortar
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Synonyms for Chink

Breach is a synonym for chink in thing topic. Sometimes you can use "Breach" instead a noun "Chink", if it concerns topics such as opening, flaw.

Nearby Words: chin, chinked, chinking

How words are described

little little breach little chink
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