Synonyms of gulf


1. gulf, body of water, water

usage: an arm of a sea or ocean partly enclosed by land; larger than a bay

2. gulf, disconnect, disconnection, disparity

usage: an unbridgeable disparity (as from a failure of understanding); "he felt a gulf between himself and his former friends"; "there is a vast disconnect between public opinion and federal policy"

3. gulf, chasm

usage: a deep wide chasm

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