You remember what I told you about Oracles offering a weak chink in a commander's armor?
"Chink in my armor," she said.
When on the watch for prey the spider slightly raises the lid and, peeping through the chink, darts like a flash upon any beetle or fly that unwittingly passes within reach.
Their parents refused to consent to their union, and the lovers used to converse through a chink in the wall separating their houses.
NUTHATCH, in older English NUTHACK, from its habit of hacking or chipping nuts, which it cleverly fixes, as though in a vice, in a chink or crevice of the bark of a tree, and then hammers them with the point of its bill till the shell is broken.