Definition of Gap


  • an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity
    "it was presented without commercial breaks"
    "there was a gap in his account"
  • a difference (especially an unfortunate difference) between two opinions or two views or two situations
  • a pass between mountain peaks
  • a narrow opening
    "he opened the window a crack"
  • an open or empty space in or between things
    "there was a small opening between the trees"
    "the explosion made a gap in the wall"
  • a conspicuous disparity or difference as between two figures
    "gap between income and outgo"
    "the spread between lending and borrowing costs"


  • make an opening or gap in
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Gap

  • Scrabble® score of the gap (6)
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Unscramble gap

3 unscramble word found using the letters gap.

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