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gulf

Synonyms of gulf in English:

noun

  • 1 our ship sailed into the gulf
    inlet, bay, bight, cove, fjord, estuary, sound
  • 2 the ice gave way and a gulf widened slowly
    hole, crevasse, fissure, cleft, split, rift, pit, cavity, chasm, abyss, void;
  • 3 a growing gulf between rich and poor
    divide, division, separation, gap, breach, rift, split, chasm, abyss;
    difference, contrast, polarity
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