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chasm
used in The Lightning Thief

9 uses
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Definition
a large and deep and steep-sided opening on the earth's surface; or (more rarely) any large gap

or:

a large difference of opinion
  • They tugged at my clothes, trying to pull me back, but I felt compelled to walk forward to the very edge of the chasm.
    Chapter 12 (67% in)
  • Cold laughter echoed from the chasm.
    Chapter 12 (74% in)
  • I could still feel the grip of the chasm monster around my chest.
    Chapter 12 (81% in)
  • I thought about my dream-the whispering voices of the dead, the thing in the chasm, and my mother's face, shimmering as it dissolved into gold.
    Chapter 12 (97% in)
  • The teacher's voice changed until it was cold and evil, echoing from the depths of a great chasm.
    Chapter 16 (45% in)
  • It deposited me at the edge of the ocean proper, where the sand bank dropped off into a huge chasm.
    Chapter 17 (30% in)
  • The tunnel widened into a huge dark cavern, and in the middle was a chasm the size of a city block.
    Chapter 19 (23% in)
  • It sped into the darkness, down into the chasm.
    Chapter 19 (25% in)
  • The other winged shoe tugged itself off, circled around us angrily and kicked our heads in protest before flying off into the chasm to join its twin.
    Chapter 19 (27% in)

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