Synonyms of gap in English:

gap


See US English definition of gap

See UK English definition of gap

See Spanish definition of espacio

noun

1‘she peered through a gap in the shutters’

SYNONYMS
opening, aperture, space, breach, chink, slit, slot, vent, crack, crevice, cranny, cavity, hole, orifice, interstice, perforation, break, fracture, rift, rent, fissure, cleft, divide, discontinuity
technical scission, grike

2‘a gap between meetings’

SYNONYMS
pause, intermission, interval, interlude, delay, break, breathing space, breather, respite, hiatus
North American recess

3‘there appears to be a gap in our records’

SYNONYMS
omission, blank, blank space, empty space, lacuna, hiatus, void, vacuity

4‘the gap between the rich and the poor’

SYNONYMS
chasm, gulf, rift, polarity, split, separation, breach
contrast, difference, disparity, divergence, variation, variance, imbalance, unevenness