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opening

o·pen·ing

opening

 
 
pronunciation:
o p nIng
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a hole or empty space.
She looked through an opening in the fence.
synonyms:
gap, hole, space
similar words:
blank
definition 2: a job or position that has not yet been filled.
There is an opening for a nurse at the hospital.
similar words:
job, opportunity, position, spot
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