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English definition of “open”


adjective (NOT ENCLOSED)    /ˈəʊ.pən/ US  /ˈoʊ-/
B1 not closed in or covered : From the garden there was a marvellous view over open countryside . It's not a good idea to camp in the middle of an open field (= one which is not covered with trees , bushes , etc.). The survivors were adrift on the open sea (= far from land ).Enclosing, surrounding and immersing Grammar:Open or opened?We use open as an adjective to mean ‘not closed’:
(Definition of open adjective (NOT ENCLOSED) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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