1. used of mouth or eyes (Freq. 2)

keep your eyes open


his mouth slightly opened

Syn: ↑open
Ant: ↑closed (for: ↑open)
Similar to:
agape, ↑gaping, ↑agaze, ↑staring, ↑wide-eyed, ↑wide, ↑yawning
2. made open or clear (Freq. 1)

the newly opened road

Similar to: ↑open
3. not sealed or having been unsealed

the letter was already open


the opened package lay on the table

Syn: ↑open
Similar to: ↑unsealed

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past of open

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