Synonyms of hiatus


1. suspension, respite, reprieve, hiatus, abatement, interruption, break

usage: an interruption in the intensity or amount of something

2. hiatus, piece

usage: a missing piece (as a gap in a manuscript)

3. foramen, hiatus, opening, gap

usage: a natural opening or perforation through a bone or a membranous structure

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