Bedeutung von “gap” im Essential English Dictionary


noun uk /ɡæp/

B1 an empty space or hole in the middle of something, or between two things:

There’s a big gap between the door and the floor.
The sun was shining through a gap in the curtains.

something that is absent and stops something from being complete:

There are still huge gaps in my knowledge.

a difference between two groups of people or two situations:

an age gap
The gap between rich and poor is increasing.

a period of time spent doing something different:

After a gap of five years, Jen decided to go back to work.

(Definition von “gap” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)