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Synonyms for cleftklɛft

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cleft(noun)

    a split or indentation in something (as the palate or chin)

    Synonyms:
    scissure, crack, fissure, crevice

    Antonyms:
    simple, unsubdivided

  2. crack, cleft, crevice, fissure, scissure(adj)

    a long narrow opening

    Synonyms:
    go, cracking, fracture, whirl, fling, sally, crack, fissure, wisecrack, quip, pass, tornado, cleft, offer, snap, crevice, chap, scissure, cranny, gap, crack cocaine, shot

    Antonyms:
    unsubdivided, simple

  3. cleft, dissected(adj)

    having one or more incisions reaching nearly to the midrib

    Synonyms:
    dissected, cleft

    Antonyms:
    unsubdivided, simple

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cleft(n.)

    Synonyms:
    crevice, chink, fissure, rift, break, breach, gap, cranny, crack, interstice, opening, fracture, chap, chasm

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

slit, furrow, crevasse, crack, trench, slot, chink, groove, fissure


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