Unscramble opening

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  • opening is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 10 points
  • opening is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 10 points
  • opening is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 14 points

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Definition of opening


  • first or beginning; "the memorable opening bars of Beethoven's Fifth", "the play's opening scene". Antonyms: closing.


  • an open or empty space in or between things; "there was a small opening between the trees", "the explosion made a gap in the wall". Synonyms: gap.
  • a ceremony accompanying the start of some enterprise.
  • becoming open or being made open; "the opening of his arms was the sign I was waiting for".
  • the first performance (as of a theatrical production); "the opening received good critical reviews". Synonyms: curtain raising, opening night.
  • the act of opening something; "the ray of light revealed his cautious opening of the door". Antonyms: closing.
  • opportunity especially for employment or promotion; "there is an opening in the sales department".
  • the initial part of the introduction; "the opening established the basic theme".
  • a possible alternative; "bankruptcy is always a possibility". Synonyms: possibility, possible action.
  • an aperture or hole that opens into a bodily cavity; "the orifice into the aorta from the lower left chamber of the heart". Synonyms: orifice, porta.
  • a vacant or unobstructed space that is man-made; "they left a small opening for the cat at the bottom of the door".
  • an entrance equipped with a hatch; especially a passageway between decks of a ship. Synonyms: hatchway, scuttle.
  • a recognized sequence of moves at the beginning of a game of chess; "he memorized all the important chess openings". Synonyms: chess opening.
  • the first of a series of actions. Synonyms: first step, initiative, opening move.


  • cause to open or to become open; "Mary opened the car door". Synonyms: open, open up. Antonyms: close.
  • start to operate or function or cause to start operating or functioning; "open a business". Synonyms: open, open up. Antonyms: close.
  • become open; "The door opened". Synonyms: open, open up. Antonyms: close.
  • begin or set in action, of meetings, speeches, recitals, etc.; "He opened the meeting with a long speech". Synonyms: open. Antonyms: close.
  • spread out or open from a closed or folded state; "open the map", "spread your arms". Synonyms: open, spread, spread out, unfold. Antonyms: fold.
  • make available; "This opens up new possibilities". Synonyms: open, open up.
  • become available; "an opportunity opened up". Synonyms: open, open up.
  • have an opening or passage or outlet; "The bedrooms open into the hall". Synonyms: open.
  • make the opening move; "Kasparov opened with a standard opening". Synonyms: open.
  • afford access to; "the door opens to the patio", "The French doors give onto a terrace". Synonyms: afford, give, open.
  • display the contents of a file or start an application as on a computer. Synonyms: open. Antonyms: close.

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Words made by unscrambling the letters opening plus one letter

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