Synonyms for rift

Synonyms for (noun) rift

Synonyms: breach, break, rift, severance, rupture, falling out

Definition: a personal or social separation (as between opposing factions)

Usage: they hoped to avoid a break in relations

Similar words: detachment, separation, breakup

Definition: coming apart


Synonyms: rift

Definition: a narrow fissure in rock

Similar words: crack, crevice, scissure, cleft, fissure

Definition: a long narrow opening


Synonyms: rift

Definition: a gap between cloud masses

Usage: the sun shone through a rift in the clouds

Similar words: opening, gap

Definition: an open or empty space in or between things

Usage: there was a small opening between the trees; the explosion made a gap in the wall