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Synonyms for open

uncork

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unfold

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clear

begin business

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  • begin business
  • start trading
  • begin trading
  • admit customers
  • opN

reveal

unsealed

extended

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susceptible

available

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Synonyms for open

free from obstructions

having no protecting or concealing cover

not restricted or confined to few

ready and willing to receive favorably, as new ideas

not spoken for or occupied

marked by lack of firm decision or commitment; of questionable outcome

to become or cause to become open

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to rid of obstructions

to move or arrange so as to cover a larger area

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a clear or unobstructed space or expanse of land or water

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where the air is unconfined

a tournament in which both professionals and amateurs may play

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information that has become public

start to operate or function or cause to start operating or functioning

become open

begin or set in action, of meetings, speeches, recitals, etc.

spread out or open from a closed or folded state

make available

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become available

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make the opening move

afford access to

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display the contents of a file or start an application as on a computer

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affording unobstructed entrance and exit

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affording free passage or access

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with no protection or shield

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open to or in view of all

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used of mouth or eyes

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not having been filled

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accessible to all

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not defended or capable of being defended

(of textures) full of small openings or gaps

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having no protecting cover or enclosure

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(set theory) of an interval that contains neither of its endpoints

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not brought to a conclusion

not sealed or having been unsealed

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without undue constriction as from e.g. tenseness or inhibition

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ready or willing to receive favorably

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open and observable

not requiring union membership

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possibly accepting or permitting

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affording free passage or view

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openly straightforward and direct without reserve or secretiveness

ready for business

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References in classic literature ?
He closed his eyes, opened his mouth, stretched out his legs, and hung there, as if he were dead.
"It has opened; it is perfectly black; come, Mynheer President, come.
At the time of Deemer's death nobody could recollect a single day, Sundays excepted, that he had not passed in his "store," since he had opened it more than a quarter-century before.
One of them, a heavy man, was about to set his shoulder against the door when it opened, apparently without human agency, and the courageous investigators passed in.
In answer to inquiries which the eloquence of their gestures enabled us to comprehend, all that we could reply was, that we had come from Nukuheva, a place, be it remembered, with which they were at open war.
He quickly cleared one of the trees on which there were two or three of the fruit, but to our chagrin they proved to be much decayed; the rinds partly opened by the birds, and their hearts half devoured.
The sea was lit with the electric lantern; but it was deserted; fishes did not sojourn in these imprisoned waters; they only found there a passage to take them from the Antarctic Ocean to the open polar sea.
As she read the last three words, Anne heard the garden door below opened and banged to again.
Another and a longer interval passed before the door opened again.
"What does that prove?" I rejoined with a good sense of which I was proud; "he might have opened the lock with his left hand, which would have been quite natural, his right hand being wounded."
Nevertheless, he concluded that the man must have had a key in his hand, and must have opened one of the many house-doors and gone in.
Death of my life, sir,' returned the stranger, 'it's my character to be impatient!' The sound of Mistress Affery cautiously chaining the door before she opened it, caused them both to look that way.
When they reached a certain spot these men appeared to be annihilated, one after the other, as if the earth had opened under their feet.
And when the princess opened the door the frog came in, and slept upon her pillow as before, till the morning broke.
Raoul, his throat filled with sobs, oaths and insults, fumbled awkwardly at the great mirror that had opened one night, before his eyes, to let Christine pass to the murky dwelling below.