Definition of 'chasm'
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More surprising discoveries about the cultural chasm were to come. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This yawning chasm between intent and action is because we are busy. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This generation gap between older and younger men is an increasingly yawning chasm. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This resulted in an inept and weak government unable to bridge the chasm between sectarian factions. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Everyone seems to agree that something drastic needs to be done to try to bridge the chasm. Times, Sunday Times (2012)And yet there was a chasm between the two players out there yesterday. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The chasm is wide, but people born on opposite sides of it can still meet. Christianity Today (2000)At a stroke, a cultural chasm narrowed. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This is the yawning chasm she thinks Whistles can fill. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There's no yawning chasm of difference. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But soon he will be gone, and then the yawning chasm will open up once more. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He leaps an 8ft chasm between two housing blocks. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Like any deeply held belief, it knows no bounds and opens up a chasm of design differences. Times, Sunday Times (2015)And as always, there is a yawning chasm between their accounts of what happened and what others say took place. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In contrast with the chasm of two years ago, the rival politicians are now fighting over a somewhat narrow ravine. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The cost of not repairing them could be huge as motorists can claim if their car has been damaged by a yawning chasm in the road. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Knowing you have six months ahead of you turns the yawning chasm of future time into something much more manageable and for which you can plan. Life Without Work (1994)Deals can't bridge the chasm. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Scottish youngsters have the widest chasm between savings expectation and intention, second only to those in southwest England. Times, Sunday Times (2008)In the meantime, where is the idea that addresses the biggest flaw - the yawning chasm between four clubs and the rest? Times, Sunday Times (2008)A far wider chasm is presented by the production's restless, ceaseless search for gravitas and momentum. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'chasm'
British English: chasm NOUN
A chasm is a very deep crack in rock, earth, or ice.
...a yawning fourteen-foot-deep chasm in the riverbed.
Definition of chasm from the Collins English Dictionary
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