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