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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (noun) open

Synonyms: open, surface Definition: information that has become public Usage: all the reports were out in the open; the facts had been brought to the surface

Hypernyms: public knowledge, general knowledge Definition: knowledge that is available to anyone

Synonyms: open Definition: a tournament in which both professionals and amateurs may play

Hypernyms: tournament, tourney Definition: a sporting competition in which contestants play a series of games to decide the winner

Synonyms: open, open air, out-of-doors, outdoors Definition: where the air is unconfined Usage: he wanted to get outdoors a little; the concert was held in the open air; camping in the open

Hypernyms: exterior, outside Definition: the region that is outside of something

Synonyms: open, clear Definition: a clear or unobstructed space or expanse of land or water Usage: finally broke out of the forest into the open

Hypernyms: area, country Definition: a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography) Usage: it was a mountainous area; Bible country

Synonyms for (verb) open

Synonyms: open, open up Definition: make available Usage: This opens up new possibilities

Hypernyms: yield, afford, give Definition: be the cause or source of Usage: He gave me a lot of trouble; Our meeting afforded much interesting information

Synonyms: open, open up Definition: become available Usage: an opportunity opened up

Hypernyms: come up, arise Definition: result or issue Usage: A slight unpleasantness arose from this discussion

Synonyms: open Definition: make the opening move Usage: Kasparov opened with a standard opening

Hypernyms: go, move Definition: have a turn; make one's move in a game Usage: Can I go now?

Synonyms: open, open up Definition: become open Usage: The door opened

Hypernyms: turn, change state Definition: undergo a transformation or a change of position or action Usage: We turned from Socialism to Capitalism; The people turned against the President when he stole the election

Synonyms: spread, spread out, unfold, open Definition: spread out or open from a closed or folded state Usage: open the map; spread your arms

Hypernyms: undo Definition: cancel, annul, or reverse an action or its effect Usage: I wish I could undo my actions

Synonyms: open Definition: display the contents of a file or start an application as on a computer

Hypernyms: display, exhibit, expose Definition: to show, make visible or apparent Usage: The Metropolitan Museum is exhibiting Goya's works this month; Why don't you show your nice legs and wear shorter skirts?; National leaders will have to display the highest skills of statesmanship

Synonyms: open Definition: begin or set in action, of meetings, speeches, recitals, etc. Usage: He opened the meeting with a long speech

Hypernyms: embark on, commence, start, start up Definition: get off the ground Usage: Who started this company?; We embarked on an exciting enterprise; I start my day with a good breakfast; We began the new semester; The afternoon session begins at 4 PM; The blood shed started when the partisans launched a surprise attack

Synonyms for (adjective) open

Synonyms: open Definition: ready for business Usage: the stores are open

Hypernyms: active Definition: full of activity or engaged in continuous activity Usage: an active seaport; an active bond market; an active account

Synonyms: open Definition: not having been filled Usage: the job is still open

Hypernyms: available Definition: obtainable or accessible and ready for use or service Usage: kept a fire extinguisher available; much information is available through computers; available in many colors; the list of available candidates is unusually long

Synonyms: heart-to-heart, candid, open Definition: openly straightforward and direct without reserve or secretiveness Usage: his candid eyes; an open and trusting nature; a heart-to-heart talk

Hypernyms: ingenuous, artless Definition: characterized by an inability to mask your feelings; not devious Usage: an ingenuous admission of responsibility

Synonyms: open Definition: without undue constriction as from e.g. tenseness or inhibition Usage: the clarity and resonance of an open tone; her natural and open response

Hypernyms: unconstricted Definition: not constricted physically or by extension psychologically Usage: healthy unconstricted arteries

Synonyms: clear, open Definition: affording free passage or view Usage: a clear view; a clear path to victory; open waters; the open countryside

Hypernyms: unobstructed Definition: free from impediment or obstruction or hindrance Usage: an unobstructed view

Synonyms: open, unfastened Definition: affording unobstructed entrance and exit; not shut or closed Usage: an open door; they left the door open

Hypernyms: ajar Definition: slightly open Usage: the door was ajar

Hypernyms: wide-open Definition: open wide Usage: left the doors wide-open

Synonyms: open Definition: affording free passage or access Usage: open drains; the road is open to traffic; open ranks

Hypernyms: opened Definition: made open or clear Usage: the newly opened road

Hypernyms: unstoppered Definition: (of a container) having the stopper removed Usage: whiskey spilled from the unstoppered bottle

Hypernyms: yawning Definition: gaping open as if threatening to engulf someone or something Usage: the yawning mine shaft; a yawning abyss

Synonyms: open, opened Definition: used of mouth or eyes Usage: keep your eyes open; his mouth slightly opened

Hypernyms: gaping, agape Definition: with the mouth wide open as in wonder or awe Usage: the gaping audience; we stood there agape with wonder; with mouth agape

Hypernyms: agaze, staring Definition: (used of eyes) open and fixed as if in fear or wonder Usage: staring eyes

Hypernyms: wide, wide-eyed Definition: (used of eyes) fully open or extended Usage: stared with wide eyes

Hypernyms: yawning Definition: with the mouth wide open indicating boredom or sleepiness Usage: a yawning congregation

Synonyms: open Definition: having no protecting cover or enclosure Usage: an open boat; an open fire; open sports cars

Hypernyms: unenclosed Definition: not closed in our surrounded or included Usage: an unenclosed porch; unenclosed common land

Synonyms: open, overt Definition: open and observable; not secret or hidden Usage: an overt lie; overt hostility; overt intelligence gathering; open ballots

Hypernyms: bald, barefaced Definition: with no effort to conceal Usage: a barefaced lie

Hypernyms: raw, naked Definition: devoid of elaboration or diminution or concealment; bare and pure Usage: naked ambition; raw fury; you may kill someone someday with your raw power

Hypernyms: undisguised Definition: plain to see Usage: undisguised curiosity

Hypernyms: visible Definition: obvious to the eye Usage: a visible change of expression

Synonyms: open Definition: open to or in view of all Usage: an open protest; an open letter to the editor

Hypernyms: public Definition: not private; open to or concerning the people as a whole Usage: the public good; public libraries; public funds; public parks; a public scandal; public gardens; performers and members of royal families are public figures

Synonyms: exposed, open Definition: with no protection or shield Usage: the exposed northeast frontier; open to the weather; an open wound

Hypernyms: unprotected Definition: lacking protection or defense

Synonyms: receptive, open Definition: ready or willing to receive favorably Usage: receptive to the proposals

Hypernyms: acceptant, acceptive Definition: accepting willingly Usage: acceptive of every new idea; an acceptant type of mind

Hypernyms: admissive Definition: characterized by or allowing admission Usage: an Elizabethan tragedy admissive of comic scenes

Hypernyms: assimilative Definition: capable of mentally absorbing Usage: assimilative processes, assimilative capacity of the human mind

Hypernyms: hospitable Definition: having an open mind Usage: hospitable to new ideas; open to suggestions

Synonyms: open Definition: accessible to all Usage: open season; an open economy

Hypernyms: unrestricted Definition: not subject to or subjected to restriction

Synonyms: open, opened Definition: not sealed or having been unsealed Usage: the letter was already open; the opened package lay on the table

Hypernyms: unsealed Definition: not closed or secured with or as if with a seal Usage: unsealed goods; the letter arrived unsealed

Synonyms: unresolved, open, undecided, undetermined Definition: not brought to a conclusion; subject to further thought Usage: an open question; our position on this bill is still undecided; our lawsuit is still undetermined

Hypernyms: unsettled Definition: still in doubt Usage: an unsettled issue; an unsettled state of mind

Synonyms: open, loose Definition: (of textures) full of small openings or gaps Usage: an open texture; a loose weave

Hypernyms: harsh, coarse Definition: of textures that are rough to the touch or substances consisting of relatively large particles Usage: coarse meal; coarse sand; a coarse weave

Synonyms: subject, capable, open Definition: possibly accepting or permitting Usage: a passage capable of misinterpretation; open to interpretation; an issue open to question; the time is fixed by the director and players and therefore subject to much variation

Hypernyms: susceptible Definition: (often followed by `of' or `to') yielding readily to or capable of Usage: susceptible to colds; susceptible of proof

Synonyms: open Definition: not requiring union membership Usage: an open shop employs nonunion workers

Hypernyms: nonunion Definition: not belonging to or not allowing affiliation with a trade union Usage: nonunion carpenters; a nonunion contractor

Synonyms: assailable, open, undefendable, undefended Definition: not defended or capable of being defended Usage: an open city; open to attack

Hypernyms: vulnerable Definition: susceptible to attack Usage: a vulnerable bridge