Synonyms of gulf in English:

gulf


See definition of gulf

noun

1‘our ship sailed east into the gulf’

SYNONYMS

inlet, creek, bight, fjord, estuary, sound, arm of the sea

bay, cove

Scottish firth, frith

voe

technical ria

rare fleet, armlet

2‘the ice gave way and a gulf widened slowly’

SYNONYMS

opening, gap, fissure, cleft, split, rift, crevasse, hole, pit, cavity, chasm, abyss, void

ravine, gorge, canyon, gully

3‘there is a growing gulf between the rich and the poor’

SYNONYMS

divergence, contrast, polarity, divide, division, separation, difference, wide area of difference

schism, breach, rift, split, severance, rupture, divorce

chasm, abyss, gap

rare scission