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
Gap is a synonym for chink in opening topic. In some cases you can use "Gap" instead a noun "Chink".
Gap noun - An open space in a barrier (as a wall or hedge).
Usage example: there were several visible gaps in the wall where the drywall had pulled away from the wall framing
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