open

A sign indicating that a shop is open

Meanings

Adjective

  • Not closed.
  • Not physically drawn together, closed, folded or contracted; extended
  • Actively conducting or prepared to conduct business.
  • Receptive.
  • Public
  • Candid, ingenuous, not subtle in character.
  • Having a free variable.
  • Which is part of a predefined collection of subsets of X, that defines a topological space on X.
  • Whose first and last vertices are different.
  • In current use; mapped to part of memory.
  • Not fulfilled.
  • Not settled or adjusted; not decided or determined; not closed or withdrawn from consideration.
  • Of a note, played without pressing the string against the fingerboard.
  • Of a note, played without closing any finger-hole, key or valve.
  • Not of a quality to prevent communication, as by closing waterways, blocking roads, etc.; hence, not frosty or inclement; mild; used of the weather or the climate.
  • Written or sent with the intention that it may made public or referred to at any trial, rather than by way of confidential private negotiation for a settlement.
  • Uttered with a relatively wide opening of the articulating organs; said of vowels.
  • Uttered, as a consonant, with the oral passage simply narrowed without closure.
  • That ends in a vowel; not having a coda.
  • Made public, usable with a free licence and without proprietary components.
  • Resulting from an incision, puncture or any other process by which the skin no longer protects an internal part of the body.
  • Source code of a computer program that is not within the text of a macro being generated.

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