Synonyms of fissure
crackDictionary • There was a great crack, and a fissure opened up.
crack • She watched him though a crack in the curtains.
opening • He squeezed through an opening in the fence.
hole • They got in through a hole in the wall.
split • The seat had a few small splits around the corners.
gap • the wind tearing through gaps in the window frames
rent • welling up from a rent in the ground
breach • A large battering ram hammered a breach in the wall.
break • a break in the earth's surface
fracture • large fractures in the crust creating the valleys
rift • In the open bog are many rifts and potholes.
slit • She watched them through a slit in the curtain.
rupture • ruptures in a 60-mile pipeline on the island
cleft • a narrow cleft in the rocks too small for a human to squeeze through
chink • He peered through a chink in the curtains.
crevice • a huge boulder with rare ferns growing in every crevice
cranny • The lizards fled into crannies in the rocks.
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• A large battering ram hammered a breach in the wall.
• a break in the earth's surface
chinkA chink in a surface is a very narrow crack or opening in it.
• He peered through a chink in the curtains.
Thesaurus for fissure from the Collins English Thesaurus
any long narrow cleft or crack, esp in a rock