Thesaurus / fissure
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Stories strengthen the bonds of community, or can widen the fissures between them.
Getting those cards on the table helped all parties realize there was no way to turn back the clock and magically fix the underlying fissures.
WIZARDS’ DEAL OF JOHN WALL FOR RUSSELL WESTBROOK IS THE RIGHT MOVE, BUT PACKED WITH RISKBEN GOLLIVERDECEMBER 3, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The pandemic, and the social fissures it has exacerbated, including stark divides along class and racial lines, has scrambled the usual categories of American life, including those that once governed the arts.
TRANSFORMED BY CRISIS, ARTS CRITICISM MAY NEVER BE THE SAME. AND THAT’S A GOOD THING.PHILIP KENNICOTTNOVEMBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
However, we might be surprised by where the court goes next or where fissures emerge among the GOP-appointed justices.
HOW A CONSERVATIVE 6-3 MAJORITY WOULD RESHAPE THE SUPREME COURTAMELIA THOMSON-DEVEAUX (AMELIA.THOMSON-DEVEAUX@ABC.COM)SEPTEMBER 28, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
This prevents the lowest ring from settling while those above remain in position, which would cause an ugly fissure.
In the description of “The House of Usher,” position emphasizes the barely perceptible fissure.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
The older group commenced with a series of fissure eruptions along the site of the present rift-valley and parallel with it.
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