Similar Words
ccleft, cleeft, clef, clefft, cleftt, clepht, clleft, kleft, left

Cleft — synonyms, definition

1. cleft (a)

3 synonyms
cracked parted perforated

2. cleft (Noun)

47 synonyms
aperture artery blemish blood vessel blot breach break canyon capillary channel chasm crack crevasse crevice cut defect division fissure flaw fracture • • •
2 definitions

cleft (Noun) — A split or indentation in something (as the palate or chin).

cleft (Noun) — A narrow planar hole in a rock or material, usually with a flattish sides.

4 types of
gap indentation indenture opening
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break chap chink crevasse fatigue crack fault faulting fracture geological fault rift shift slit split vent volcano

3. cleft (Adjective)

1 synonym
1 definition

cleft (Adjective) — Having one or more incisions reaching nearly to the midrib.

4. cleft (Verb)

6 synonyms
adheres clings coheres rives splits sticks
3 definitions

cleft (Verb) — Separate or cut with a tool, such as a sharp instrument. ex. "cleave the bone"

cleft (Verb) — Make by cutting into. ex. "The water is going to cleave a channel into the rock"

cleft (Verb) — Come or be in close contact with; stick or hold together and resist separation. ex. "The dress cleaves to her body"

7 types of
adjoins contacts creates makes meets tears touches
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agglutinates conglutinates laminates mauls molds moulds