Open in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Open

(not comparable) Not closed; accessible; unimpeded. | Not drawn together, closed, or contracted; extended; expanded. | (not comparable) Actively conducting or prepared to conduct business.

Short Example Sentences for Open

  • 1. I had a glimpse of him through the open door. 🔊
  • 2. Corsar dared not open his eyes. 🔊
  • 3. The pages throw open the doors. 🔊
  • 4. As those doors stood open we peeped in. 🔊
  • 5. A wondrous corridor lay open before them. 🔊
  • 6. He was obliged to go out into the fresh open air. 🔊
  • 7. Nor did he again open them until we entered our little town. 🔊
  • 8. This meant busy times, getting in order to open up for business. 🔊
  • 9. M'Pherson rose as he spoke and went to the door to open it. 🔊

How to use Open in Sentences?

  • 1. Elinor had her key in the door and she flung it open on an unlighted interior as she spoke. 🔊
  • 2. Among the colonists of our neighborhood the doors always stood open in pleasant weather. 🔊
  • 3. A conductor shouted for fares, with the light of the public-house lamps on his open mouth. 🔊
  • 4. Randy was in place in the little ticket office just as Pep threw open the front doors. 🔊
  • 5. The opinion of this paper was of all importance, and Hubert tore it open with trembling fingers. 🔊
  • 6. With a bold effort, I flung open my door, hurried down the stairs, and reached the hall. 🔊
  • 7. Simple, ignorant men in responsible positions are far more dangerous to a state than open but enlightened foes. 🔊
  • 8. The roof was painted red, there was an imitation chimney and a double open doorway in front trimmed with green. 🔊
  • 9. We cannot, on the other hand, suppose that the enemy would be insane enough to be lured into the open field. 🔊
  • 10. They passed out of the dining-room, and stood on the gravel, watching the night gathering in the open country. 🔊
  • 11. This breeze came through arched doors on either hand half open and met in two embracing currents where the picture hung. 🔊
  • 12. With long days in the open air and also with considerable fatigue to undergo, you craved for the sustenance of sweet things. 🔊
  • 13. Sometimes a panting fox makes for an open hole, but bounds back terrified before the fiery eyes of the badger which inhabits it. 🔊
  • 14. The chums arranged their chairs so as to catch the cool breeze coming off the water, forming a half-circle about an open window. 🔊
  • 15. Steward, open at once the demesne granaries, and distribute seed to the vassals, that they may sow their fields. 🔊
  • 16. Better death, better open confession and a dishonoured name, than life and honour bought by treachery and guile. 🔊
  • 17. To drag up the box, cut the already decaying cord, and wrench open the cover was the work of a moment. 🔊
  • 18. Incense rises from open censers on the dais, the blue cloud enveloping a gorgeous altar, encrusted with gold. 🔊
  • 19. Least open to objection when it represents the last terms of a list already given in full, or immaterial words at the end of a quotation. 🔊
  • 20. There is no freezing limitation here, but a largeness and munificence of mercy boundless as space, free and open as the expanse of the firmament. 🔊
  • 21. The passage was very narrow, but lightsome, for a door was open at the end, peeping into a lawny kind of yard. 🔊
  • 22. The bottom of this new part of the gorge was not open and grassy, but studded thickly with enormous trees clad in dark heavy foliage. 🔊
  • 23. But the scene is closed, and all its magnificence shut in, only that it may open out again, as it were, into all the wonders of a new creation. 🔊
  • 24. But for the sake of some one else who loves the night-lamp, thou mayest keep thine eyes open with it, and thank him too, for it is his doing. 🔊
  • 25. We did it, however, our confusion being much increased by the Irish gentleman, who jumped up to open the door for us. 🔊
  • 26. She began to sing her florid exercises, a paper of which lay open upon the desk, in Davy's hand. 🔊