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chink1

chink1

pronunciation:
chIngk
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition: a narrow crack; crevice; fissure.
a chink between two boards in the floor
synonyms:
crack, cranny, crevice, fissure
similar words:
breach, cleft, crevasse, fracture, furrow, gash, groove, rift, slit
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: chinked, chinking, chinks
definition 1: to create chinks in.
synonyms:
crack
similar words:
break, cleave, furrow, gash, slit
definition 2: to plug up chinks in.
She chinked the walls of the log cabin.
synonyms:
fill, plug up
similar words:
cement, close, plaster, stop up