How To Spell chasm?

Correct spelling: chasm

What is the definition of chasm?

  1. a deep opening in the earth's surface

What does the abbreviation chasm mean?

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What are the usage examples for chasm?

  1. These powers span the chasm which divides them, and these spirits or intermediate powers are many and divine. – The Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of St. John, Vol. I by Marcus Dods
  2. Beyond that populous village they came to only one settlement, very wretched and hanging like a nest on the edge of a chasm – In Desert and Wilderness by Henryk Sienkiewicz
  3. He looked down into the depths below him and noticed that close to the boat the water seemed transparent as crystal, and nearly white, while the lake beyond, though the sky was bright and clear, appeared like a black unfathomable chasm – The Dead Lake and Other Tales by Paul Heyse