Noun(1) a gap between cloud masses(2) a narrow fissure in rock(3) a personal or social separation (as between opposing factions
(1) The major rift eventually developed west of Scotland (present orientation).(2) Chairman Elizabeth Blacklee told the annual parish meeting that personality clashes were to blame for a rift between a modernising faction and veteran councillors.(3) Much later in the film we learn there has been a quite serious rift between Jacqueline and Tayeb, but until we reach that point Jacqueline's right to her secrets is respected.(4) For some at least, this recognition would produce a psychological rift , a split subjectivity imploding with the violent impact of sameness.(5) A shaft of sun passed through a rift in the clouds and shone on it.(6) Recent City of Geraldton council debates and votes have exposed an apparently widening rift between councillors.(7) Eric Simons, the team coach, said categorically that no internal rift existed.(8) The controversial case has widened the rift between conservatives and progressives to the detriment of national unity.(9) I don't want to cause a rift between her and her friends.(10) Altair sensed a deep rift within her, opened the instant he had spoken of home.(11) Dextral slip was not responsible for opening most of the rift basins in Thailand.(12) The rift between Washington and poor countries over this issue was threatening to derail next month's meeting of the World Trade Organization in Cancun, Mexico.(13) After mending the rift with his estranged First Lady, Dave sets about healing America itself.(14) A source close to Foley denied any boardroom rift , and described relations with Cahill as " top class".(15) the rift between the two branches of the legal profession(16) their demise caused a rift between the city's town and gown
1. crack ::
2. breach ::
Different Formsrift, rifted, rifting, rifts
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