Synonyms of opened


1. open, open up

usage: cause to open or to become open; "Mary opened the car door"

2. open, open up

usage: start to operate or function or cause to start operating or functioning; "open a business"

3. open, open up, change state, turn

usage: become open; "The door opened"

4. open, start, start up, embark on, commence

usage: begin or set in action, of meetings, speeches, recitals, etc.; "He opened the meeting with a long speech"

5. unfold, spread, spread out, open, undo

usage: spread out or open from a closed or folded state; "open the map"; "spread your arms"

6. open, open up, yield, give, afford

usage: make available; "This opens up new possibilities"

7. open, open up, arise, come up

usage: become available; "an opportunity opened up"

8. open

usage: have an opening or passage or outlet; "The bedrooms open into the hall"

9. open, move, go

usage: make the opening move; "Kasparov opened with a standard opening"

10. afford, open, give

usage: afford access to; "the door opens to the patio"; "The French doors give onto a terrace"

11. open, expose, exhibit, display

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


1. open (vs. closed), opened, agape(predicate), gaping, agaze, staring, wide-eyed, wide, yawning

usage: used of mouth or eyes; "keep your eyes open"; "his mouth slightly opened"

2. opened, open (vs. closed)

usage: made open or clear; "the newly opened road"

3. open, opened, unsealed (vs. sealed)

usage: not sealed or having been unsealed; "the letter was already open"; "the opened package lay on the table"

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