Definition of opening :
1. A place which is open; a breach; an aperture; a gap; cleft, or hole.
2. A thinly wooded space, without undergrowth, in the midst of a forest; as, oak openings.
3. Hence: A vacant place; an opportunity; as, an opening for business.
4. of Open
5. The act or process of opening; a beginning; commencement; first appearance; as, the opening of a speech.
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entrance (part of speech: noun)
opening (part of speech: verb)
introduction (part of speech: noun)
- What appeared on opening it? - "Trial-of-Mary-Blandy", Roughead, William.
- She rose with the child in her arms and moved towards the door, Gouache following her with the intention of opening it for her to go out. - "Sant' Ilario", F. Marion Crawford.
- He opened the boatport and stood in the opening. - "The Pirates of Ersatz", Murray Leinster.