gaposis

[ gap-oh-sis ]
/ gæpˈoʊ sɪs /

noun Facetious.

a noticeable gap or series of gaps, as between the fastened buttons or snaps on an overly tight garment.

Nearby words

  1. gaper,
  2. gapes,
  3. gapeseed,
  4. gapeworm,
  5. gaping,
  6. gapped scale,
  7. gapper,
  8. gapping,
  9. gar,
  10. gar.

Origin of gaposis

First recorded in 1950–55; gap + -osis

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