Gap and Split


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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

Split is a synonym for gap in chasm topic. In some cases you can use "Split" instead the word "Gap" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like opening.
Nearby Words: gape, gapped, gaping, gapping
Synonyms for Gap


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Split noun – An irregular usually narrow break in a surface created by pressure.
Usage example: an earthquake left a split in the ground

Gap is a synonym for split in crack topic. Sometimes you can use "Gap" instead the word "Split" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as opening.
Nearby Words: splice, splitting, splitter
Synonyms for Split

How words are described

clear clear gap clear split
long long gap long split
brief brief gap brief split
single single gap single split
Other adjectives: deep, prominent, small, actual, entire, massive, large, big, huge, social, noticeable, white, major, apparent, further, maximum, said, giant, dimensional, biggest, largest.

Both words in one sentence

  • Anachronic Order Season two is split between the present and the events of the seven month real-time gap between seasons, with at least one jump back to the student film.
  • Another issue, meant to fill in the gap after Terry Moore's departure from the series in volume 3, is split into two stories.
  • Take Our Word for It As such, the fan base is split between those who accept that it's true because they say it is, and those who can't accept it because that part is so vague that they don't know how to fill in the gap.
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