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Another word for gulf

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Noun
  1. Something of immeasurable and vast extent

      1. The condition or quality of being deep.
      2. The extent, measurement, or dimension downward, backward, or inward:
      3. The measurement or sense of distance from an observation point, such as linear perspective in painting.
      1. Extending far downward below a surface:
      2. Extending far inward from an outer surface:
      3. Extending far backward from front to rear:
      1. A deep, steep-sided opening in the earth's surface; an abyss or gorge.
      2. A sudden interruption of continuity; a gap.
      3. A pronounced difference of opinion, interests, or loyalty.
      1. An immeasurably deep chasm, depth, or void:
      2. In the book of Genesis, the primeval Chaos out of which earth and sky were formed.
      3. The abode of evil spirits; hell.
    See also:

    high

Another word for gulf

Noun
  1. Chasm

      1. The condition or quality of being deep.
      2. The extent, measurement, or dimension downward, backward, or inward:
      3. The measurement or sense of distance from an observation point, such as linear perspective in painting.
      1. An immeasurably deep chasm, depth, or void:
      2. In the book of Genesis, the primeval Chaos out of which earth and sky were formed.
      3. The abode of evil spirits; hell.
    See also:

    ravine

  2. An arm of the sea

      1. A small sheltered bay in the shoreline of a sea, river, or lake.
      2. A recess or small valley in the side of a mountain.
      3. A cave or cavern.
      1. Vibrations transmitted through an elastic solid or a liquid or gas, with frequencies in the approximate range of 20 to 20,000 hertz, capable of being detected by human organs of hearing.
      2. Transmitted vibrations of any frequency.
      3. The sensation stimulated in the organs of hearing by such vibrations in the air or other medium.
      1. A recess, such as a bay or cove, along a coast.
      2. A stream or bay leading inland, as from the ocean; an estuary.
      3. A narrow passage of water, as between two islands.
    See also:

    bay

  3. A vast interval

      1. The interval of time between the end of a sovereign's reign and the accession of a successor.
      2. A period of temporary suspension of the usual functions of government or control.
      3. A gap in continuity.
      1. A gap or interruption in space, time, or continuity; a break:
      2. A slight pause that occurs when two immediately adjacent vowels in consecutive syllables are pronounced, as in reality and naive.
      3. A separation, aperture, fissure, or short passage in an organ or body part.
      1. The extent of space between two objects or places; an intervening space.
      2. The fact or condition of being apart in space; remoteness.
      3. The length or numerical value of a straight line or curve.
    See also:

    expanse