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chasm
American English: /ˈkæzəm/
British English: /ˈkaz(ə)m/

Translation of chasm in Spanish:

noun

  • the yawning chasm between the two brothers
    el profundo abismo (que media) entre los dos hermanos
    Example sentences
    • This is what, maybe, contributes to the chasm between leaders and followers and the general social decay.
    • The closer war seems to get, the larger the chasm between sides grows.
    • At some point, however, it will become increasingly difficult to bridge the chasm between their faith and their values.

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    Mezcal is an alcoholic drink similar to tequila obtained in Mexico by distilling the juice or aguamiel extracted from roasted tips of the maguey plant. Bottles of mezcal are usually sold containing a gusano, the larva of an insect that lives on the maguey. This is said to enhance the flavor.