Chasm meaning

kăzəm
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A pronounced difference of opinion, interests, or loyalty.
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A chasm is defined as a deep crack in the Earth’s surface.

An example of a chasm is a gorge.

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A wide divergence of feelings, sentiments, interests, etc.; rift.
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A deep, steep-sided opening in the earth's surface; an abyss or gorge.
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The definition of chasm is a divergence of feelings or interests of two people or a group.

An example of a chasm is an argument that causes two brothers not to speak to each other.

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(by extension) A large difference of opinion.
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A deep crack in the earth's surface; abyss.
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Any break or gap.
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A sudden interruption of continuity; a gap.
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Origin of chasm

  • Latin chasma from Greek khasma

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin chasma, from Ancient Greek χάσμα (khasma).

    From Wiktionary