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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. open: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  2. open: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  3. open: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  4. open: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  5. open: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  6. open: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  7. open, open: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  8. open: Rhymezone [home, info]
  9. open: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  10. Open: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  11. open: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  12. The Open, The Open (disambiguation), The Open (band), Open, Open (topology), Open (system call), Open (sport), Open (process), Open (film), Open (disambiguation), Open (curling), Open (band), Open (The Necks album), Open (Stick Men album), Open (Shaznay Lewis album), Open (Jon Anderson album), Open (Jon Anderson EP), Open (Indian magazine), Open (Gotthard album), Open (Cowboy Junkies album), Open (Blues Image album), OPEN (magazine), OPEN (Indian magazine): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  13. open: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  14. open: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  15. open: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. open (adj.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  17. the open, OPEN: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  18. open: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  19. open: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  20. open: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  21. open: Wiktionary [home, info]
  22. the open, open: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  23. open, Open, OPen: Wordnik [home, info]
  24. the open, the Open, open, open: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  25. open: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  26. the open, open: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  27. open: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  28. open, Open: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  29. open: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. Open: Movie Terminology Glossary [home, info]
  2. Open: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]
  3. OPEN: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]
  4. Open: Epicurus.com Wine Glossary [home, info]
  5. Open: Epicurus.com Cheese Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (10 matching dictionaries)
  1. Open: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  2. open: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. Open: Investopedia [home, info]
  4. Open: Futures and Options Market Terminology [home, info]
  5. open: Glossary of research economics [home, info]
  6. Open: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  7. open: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  8. open: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  9. open: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  10. Open: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. open, Open (topology), Open (mathematics): Encyclopedia [home, info]
  2. Open: I T Glossary [home, info]
  3. open: Computer Telephony & Electronics Dictionary and Glossary [home, info]
  4. open: Netlingo [home, info]
  5. open: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. open: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. OPEN: Vocabulary of Loss: Suicide, Grief, and Ethics [home, info]
  3. open: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. open: Idioms [home, info]
  2. OPEN: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  3. OPEN: Acronym Finder [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. open: FOLDOP - Free On Line Dictionary Of Philosophy [home, info]
  2. open: Anthropology dictionary [home, info]
  3. open, open, open, open, open: PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]
  4. Open: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. open: The Folk File [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. open: Golfer's Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Open: Texas Hold'em Dictionary [home, info]
  3. open, open: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  4. Open: winyourwager.com Gambling Glossary [home, info]
  5. open, Open: Sports Terms [home, info]
  6. Open: Dan's Poker [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. Open: Wine Taster's Glossary [home, info]
  2. Open: Sweetwater Music [home, info]
  3. OPEN: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]
  4. open: Printed Circuit Design and Manufacturing Glossary [home, info]
  5. Open: Glossary of Cheese Terms [home, info]
  6. Open (cow): Dairy Glossary [home, info]
  7. open: Agriculture Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (open)

noun:  information that has become public ("All the reports were out in the open")
noun:  a tournament in which both professionals and amateurs may play
noun:  a clear or unobstructed space or expanse of land or water ("Finally broke out of the forest into the open")
noun:  where the air is unconfined ("The concert was held in the open air")
verb:  display the contents of a file or start an application as on a computer
verb:  begin or set in action, of meetings, speeches, recitals, etc. ("He opened the meeting with a long speech")
verb:  start to operate or function or cause to start operating or functioning ("Open a business")
verb:  have an opening or passage or outlet ("The bedrooms open into the hall")
verb:  make available ("This opens up new possibilities")
verb:  become available ("An opportunity opened up")
verb:  make the opening move ("Kasparov opened with a standard opening")
verb:  cause to open or to become open ("Mary opened the car door")
verb:  become open ("The door opened")
verb:  afford access to ("The door opens to the patio")
verb:  spread out or open from a closed or folded state ("Open the map")
adjective:  sincere and free of reserve in expression ("Please be open with me")
adjective:  lax in enforcing laws ("An open town")
adjective:  without undue constriction as from e.g. tenseness or inhibition ("The clarity and resonance of an open tone")
adjective:  affording unobstructed entrance and exit; not shut or closed ("An open door")
adjective:  affording free passage or access ("Open drains")
adjective:  used of mouth or eyes ("Keep your eyes open")
adjective:  having no protecting cover or enclosure ("An open boat")
adjective:  of a set; containing points whose neighborhood consists of other points of the same set, or being the complement of an open set; of an interval; containing neither of its end points
adjective:  open to or in view of all ("An open protest")
adjective:  accessible to all ("Open season")
adjective:  not sealed or having been unsealed ("The letter was already open")
adjective:  not secret ("Open plans")
adjective:  not brought to a conclusion; subject to further thought ("An open question")
adjective:  ready for business ("The stores are open")
adjective:  not having been filled ("The job is still open")
adjective:  receptive to new ideas ("An open mind")
adjective:  opened out ("An open newspaper")
adjective:  relatively empty of and unobstructed by fences or hedges or headlands or shoals ("In open country")
adjective:  openly straightforward and direct without reserve or secretiveness ("An open and trusting nature")
adjective:  affording free passage or view
adjective:  used of string or hole or pipe of instruments
adjective:  open and observable; not secret or hidden
adjective:  with no protection or shield ("Open to the weather")
adjective:  (of textures) full of small openings or gaps ("An open texture")
adjective:  possibly accepting or permitting ("Open to interpretation")
adjective:  without any attempt at concealment; completely obvious ("Open disregard of the law")
adjective:  not defended or capable of being defended ("An open city")

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