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Open (IPA: /ˈoʊpən/)


Open (a.)

Free of access; not shut up; not closed; affording unobstructed ingress or egress; not impeding or preventing passage; not locked up or covered over; -- applied to passageways; as, an open door, window, road, etc.; also, to inclosed structures or objects; as, open houses, boxes, baskets, bottles, etc.; also, to means of communication or approach by water or land; as, an open harbor or roadstead.

Open (a.)

Free to be used, enjoyed, visited, or the like; not private; public; unrestricted in use; as, an open library, museum, court, or other assembly; liable to the approach, trespass, or attack of any one; unprotected; exposed.

Open (a.)

Free or cleared of obstruction to progress or to view; accessible; as, an open tract; the open sea.

Open (a.)

Not drawn together, closed, or contracted; extended; expanded; as, an open hand; open arms; an open flower; an open prospect.

Open (a.)

Without reserve or false pretense; sincere; characterized by sincerity; unfeigned; frank; also, generous; liberal; bounteous; -- applied to personal appearance, or character, and to the expression of thought and feeling, etc.

Open (a.)

Not concealed or secret; not hidden or disguised; exposed to view or to knowledge; revealed; apparent; as, open schemes or plans; open shame or guilt.

Open (a.)

Not of a quality to prevent communication, as by closing water ways, blocking roads, etc.; hence, not frosty or inclement; mild; -- used of the weather or the climate; as, an open season; an open winter.

Open (a.)

Not settled or adjusted; not decided or determined; not closed or withdrawn from consideration; as, an open account; an open question; to keep an offer or opportunity open.

Open (a.)

Free; disengaged; unappropriated; as, to keep a day open for any purpose; to be open for an engagement.

Open (a.)

Uttered with a relatively wide opening of the articulating organs; -- said of vowels; as, the an far is open as compared with the a in say.

Open (a.)

Uttered, as a consonant, with the oral passage simply narrowed without closure, as in uttering s.

Open (a.)

Not closed or stopped with the finger; -- said of the string of an instrument, as of a violin, when it is allowed to vibrate throughout its whole length.

Open (a.)

Produced by an open string; as, an open tone.

Open (n.)

Open or unobstructed space; clear land, without trees or obstructions; open ocean; open water.

Open (v. t.)

To make or set open; to render free of access; to unclose; to unbar; to unlock; to remove any fastening or covering from; as, to open a door; to open a box; to open a room; to open a letter.

Open (v. t.)

To spread; to expand; as, to open the hand.

Open (v. t.)

To disclose; to reveal; to interpret; to explain.

Open (v. t.)

To make known; to discover; also, to render available or accessible for settlements, trade, etc.

Open (v. t.)

To enter upon; to begin; as, to open a discussion; to open fire upon an enemy; to open trade, or correspondence; to open a case in court, or a meeting.

Open (v. t.)

To loosen or make less compact; as, to open matted cotton by separating the fibers.

Open (v. i.)

To unclose; to form a hole, breach, or gap; to be unclosed; to be parted.

Open (v. i.)

To expand; to spread out; to be disclosed; as, the harbor opened to our view.

Open (v. i.)

To begin; to commence; as, the stock opened at par; the battery opened upon the enemy.

Open (v. i.)

To bark on scent or view of the game.

Open

Type of sports competition

Open

Nextstep & Mac OS X command line process

Open

System call

Open

1979 album by Steve Hillage

Open

Album by Shaznay Lewis

Open Synonyms

Active

Open Synonyms

Undefendable, Vulnerable, Assailable, Undefended

Open Synonyms

Available

Open Synonyms

Artless, Heart-to-heart, Ingenuous, Candid

Open Synonyms

Capable, Susceptible, Subject

Open Synonyms

Unobstructed, Clear

Open Synonyms

Unprotected, Exposed

Open Synonyms

Harsh, Loose, Coarse

Open Synonyms

Nonunion

Open Synonyms

Agaze, Staring, Yawning, Wide, Gaping, Opened, Agape, Wide-eyed

Open Synonyms

Opened, Unsealed

Open Synonyms

Unstoppered, Yawning, Unfastened, Open, Unsealed, Opened

Open Synonyms

Overt, Undisguised, Barefaced, Unconcealed, Bald, Expressed, Public, Naked, Visible, Explicit, Raw

Open Synonyms

Public

Open Synonyms

Acceptant, Admissive, Assimilative, Hospitable, Acceptive, Receptive

Open Synonyms

Unconstricted

Open Synonyms

Undecided, Undetermined, Unsettled, Unresolved

Open Synonyms

Unenclosed

Open Synonyms

Unfastened, Open, Wide-open, Ajar

Open Synonyms

Unrestricted

Open Synonyms

Clear

Open Synonyms

Outdoors, Out-of-doors, Open Ai

Open Synonyms

Surface

Open Synonyms

Afford, Give

Open Synonyms

Open Up

OPEN (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Object-oriented Process, Environment and Notation

OPEN (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Observing Protein and Energy Nutrition

OPEN (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Ocean Production Enhancement Network

OPEN (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Open Protocol Embedded Networking

OPEN (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Oncovin, prednisone, etoposide, novantrone

OPEN (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Open Protocol Enhanced Network

OPEN (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Open Protocol Enhanced Networks

OPEN (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Open Solutions, Inc.

OPEN (Acronym / Abbreviation)

OPENROUTE NETWORKS, INC.

OPEN (Acronym / Abbreviation)

OPerating ENvironment

OPEN (Acronym / Abbreviation)

ORIGIN OF PLASMA IN EARTH'S NEIGHBORHOOD

OPEN (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Organization to Promote Equality Now

OPEN (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Origin of Plasmas in Earth's Neighborhood

OPEN (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Origin of Plasmas in the Earth's Neighborhood

OPEN (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Origins of Plasma in Earth's Neighborhood

OPEN (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Origins of Plasma in the Earth's Neighborhood

OPEN (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Origins of Plasmas in the Earth's Neighborhood

Open Rhymes


Copen, Koeppen, Open

Reopen


Spanish Translation

Open in Spanish is Abierto

Tagalog Translation

Open in Tagalog is Aliwalas

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (About Sonja's Pendent being open) I've seen this before, when I was a child. I've held it. When it was open like this." - Underworld: Evolution

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (Usually when Moe wants to open a bottle of beer or something like it)" - Three Stooges

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [To Iruka] You can not open the mind of another if you do not have an open mind yourselves." - Naruto

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [tries to open car door] Idiot! Pull oop!" - The Pink Panther (2006 film)

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A man's most open actions have a secret side to them." - Joseph Conrad


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