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cranny

cran·ny

cranny

 
pronunciation:
krae ni
part of speech: noun
inflections: crannies
definition: a small opening in a wall, rock, or other solid mass; crack or crevice.
Make sure you get paint into all the little crannies in the wall.A spider crawled out of the cranny in the rock.
similar words:
chink
derivation: crannied (adj.)