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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A deep crack in the earth's surface.

Usage examples (35)
  • It doesn't work to leap a twenty-foot chasm in two ten-foot jumps.
  • Vulcani, sive apertura ignis; in other words a chasm of fire.
  • But maybe the chasm is not as deep or as threatening as I picture.
  • I think: without usual logic patterns – two leaps per chasm is fatal. for more
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