- a female given name.
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Related Wordsbreach, flaw, split, fissure, gap, rift, division, crack, separation, chasm, rupture, chip, fracture, hole, chink, interruption, cranny, opening, parting, fault
Examples from the Web for rima
Rima Awad, and all the other Palestinians who talked with The Daily Beast, agreed.Intifada 3.0: Growing Unrest and a Plot to Kill an Israeli Minister
November 21, 2014
We took a shine to Miss Michigan—half-Christian/half-Muslim Lebanese immigrant Rima Fakih—early on.7 Best Moments from Miss USA
The Daily Beast Video
May 17, 2010
Right-wing blogs are flaming Miss USA winner Rima Fakih, the first-ever Muslim to win the crown.Miss USA's Defense
May 17, 2010
I had sat there a full hour when all at once Rima appeared at my side.
My every action, word, thought, had my feeling for Rima as a motive.
That I could elude Rima's keener eyes I doubted; but that did not trouble me.
Rima, I can never hope to understand your sweet speech, much less to speak it.
I shall be like that, hidden among the trees, saying: 'Am I different—not like Rima?
- A slit, fissure, or narrow elongated opening between two symmetrical parts.
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