A chasm is defined as a deep crack in the Earth’s surface.(noun)
An example of a chasm is a gorge.
The definition of chasm is a divergence of feelings or interests of two people or a group.(noun)
An example of a chasm is an argument that causes two brothers not to speak to each other.
See chasm in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L & Gr chasma, yawning hollow, gulf < Gr chainein, to yawn
See chasm in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Latin chasma
Origin: , from Greek khasma.
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