动词过去式:rifted 过去分词:rifted 现在分词:rifting 第三人称单数:rifts
1 split, crack, break, etc 裂缝; 裂口; 破裂处
*a rift in the clouds 云中的缝隙.
2 serious disagreementbetween friends, members of a group, etc （朋友、成员等之间的）不和, 裂痕
*a growing rift between the two factions 两派日益扩大的裂痕.
From a Scandinavian
a situation in which two people or groups have had a serious disagreement and begun to dislike and not trust each other
= splitrift between/with Party officials have denied that there is any rift between ministers.rift over Today's announcement could lead to a further rift over public spending. He set out to heal the rifts in the party.
a crack or narrow opening in a large mass of rock, cloud etc