Synonyms of open in English:
2 a blue silk shirt, open at the neck
unfastened, not done up, undone, loose;
unbuttoned, unzipped, unbuckled, untied, unlaced
5 a map was open beside him
spread out, unfolded, unfurled, unrolled;
extended, stretched out
[Antonyms] closed (up), folded
8 the system is open to abuse
vulnerable to, subject to, susceptible to, liable to, exposed to, an easy target for, at risk of, permitting of
14 what other options are open to us?
available, accessible, on hand, obtainable
15 an open meeting
public, general, unrestricted, nonexclusive, nonrestrictive
verbBack to top
3 shall I open another bottle?
uncork, broach, crack (open)
[Antonyms] seal, cork
6 we're hoping to open next month
open for business, start trading, set up shop
informalhang out one's shingle
8 the lounge opens on to a balcony
give access to, lead to, be connected to, communicate with;
face, overlook, command a view of
irrational fear of open or public places
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