Adjective "gapped" definition and examples

Definitions and examples


  1. 'All trees, both including and excluding gapped regions, found reciprocally monophyletic lineages for M. edulis and M. trossulus, with Baltic alleles falling unambiguously in both the M. edulis and M. trossulus clades.'
  2. 'KitMaker has activity templates for: reading comprehension, listening comprehension, gap dictation, fill-the-gaps, gapped sentences, multiple choice, ordered lists and statements, matching lists.'


1. a break or opening, as in a fence, wall, or military line; breach: We found a gap in the enemy's line of fortifications.

2. an empty space or interval; interruption in continuity; hiatus: a momentary gap in a siren's wailing; a gap in his memory.

3. a wide divergence or difference; disparity: the gap between expenses and income; the gap between ideals and actions.

4. a difference or disparity in attitudes, perceptions, character, or development, or a lack of confidence or un

More examples(as adjective)

"expecationses can be gapped."

"weaknesses can be gapped."

"supports can be gapped."

"lasts can be gapped."