Tesauro Inglês
(substantivo) 
Definition
a break or opening in something
the wind tearing through gaps in the window frames
Sinônimos
opening
He squeezed through an opening in the fence.
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space
The space underneath could be used as a storage area.
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hole
They got in through a hole in the wall.
kids with holes in the knees of their jeans
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break
a sudden break in the clouds
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split
The seat had a few small splits around the corners.
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divide
the great divide between generations
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crack
She watched him though a crack in the curtains.
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rent
welling up from a rent in the ground
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breach
A large battering ram hammered a breach in the wall.
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slot
He dropped a coin in the slot and dialled.
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vent
There was a small air vent in the ceiling.
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rift
In the open bog are many rifts and potholes.
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aperture
Through the aperture he could see daylight.
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cleft
a narrow cleft in the rocks too small for a human to squeeze through
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chink
He peered through a chink in the curtains.
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crevice
a huge boulder with rare ferns growing in every crevice
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fissure
There was a great crack, and a fissure opened up.
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cranny
The lizards fled into crannies in the rocks.
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perforation
,
(substantivo) 
Definition
an interruption or interval
There followed a gap of four years.
Sinônimos
interval
During the interval, wine was served.
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pause
There was a brief pause in the conversation.
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recess
Parliament returns to work today after its summer recess.
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interruption
interruptions in the supply of food and fuel
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respite
I rang home during a brief respite at work.
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lull
a lull in the conversation
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interlude
It was a happy interlude in her life.
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hiatus
Efforts to reach a settlement resume today after a two-week hiatus.
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intermission
Drinks were served during the intermission.
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lacuna
There are still major lacunae in the material available.
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entr'acte
(substantivo) 
He identified a gap in the market.
Sinônimos
need
There's no need to call the police.
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demand
The demand for coal is down.
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requirement
The products met all legal requirements.
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necessity
There is agreement on the necessity of reforms.
(substantivo) 
Definition
a difference in ideas or viewpoint
the gap between the poor and the well-off
Sinônimos
difference
the vast difference in size
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gulf
the gulf between rural and urban life
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contrast
The contrast between the two pieces of artwork was very striking.
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discrepancy
the discrepancy between press and radio reports
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inconsistency
the alleged inconsistencies in her evidence
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disparity
economic disparities between countries
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divergence
There's substantial divergence of opinion in the party.

Sinônimos adicionais

in the sense of aperture
Definition
a hole or opening
Through the aperture he could see daylight.
Sinônimos
in the sense of breach
Definition
a crack, break, or gap
A large battering ram hammered a breach in the wall.
in the sense of break
a sudden break in the clouds

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