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Synonyms of bridge in English:


  • 1 a bridge over the river
    viaduct, overpass, fixed link, aqueduct
  • 2 a bridge between rival groups
  • verb

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  • 1 a walkway bridged the highway
    span, cross (over), extend across, traverse, arch over
  • 2 an attempt to bridge the gap between cultures
    join, link, connect, unite;
    overcome, reconcile
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    pontine relating to bridges

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