how to pronounce opening

oʊpənɪŋ

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“… to get vaccinated and opening up a tax …”

meanings of opening

noun:

  1. An act or instance of beginning.
  2. Something that is a beginning.
  3. An unoccupied employment position.
  4. The first few measures of a musical composition.
  5. The first performance of a show or play by a particular troupe.
  6. A time available in a schedule.
  7. The initial period a show at an art gallery or museum is first opened, especially the first evening.
  8. In mathematical morphology, the dilation of the erosion of a set.
  9. An opportunity, as in a competitive activity.
  10. The first few moves in a game of chess.
  11. A vacant position, especially in an array.
  12. Something that is open.
  13. An act or instance of making or becoming open.

adjective:

  1. Describing the first period of play, usually up to the fall of the first wicket; describing a batsman who opens the innings or a bowler who opens the attack.
  2. Pertaining to the start or beginning of a series of events.

verb:

  1. Present participle of open.