Synonyms of chasm in English:

chasm


See definition of chasm

noun

1‘the ground dropped away into an awesome chasm’

SYNONYMS

gorge, abyss, canyon, ravine, gully, gulf, pass, defile, couloir, crevasse, cleft, rift, rent

pit, void, crater, cavity, hole, opening, gap, fissure, crevice, hollow

British dialect chine, bunny

Northern English clough, gill, thrutch

Scottish cleuch, heugh

North American gulch, coulee, flume

arroyo, barranca, quebrada

Indian nullah, khud

South African sloot, kloof, donga

rare khor

2‘a chasm between theory and practice’

SYNONYMS

breach, gulf, rift

division, schism, split, severance, rupture, break, break-up, parting of the ways

separation, disunion, estrangement, alienation, difference, dissension, discord, argument, quarrel

rare scission