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[ohp] /oʊp/
adjective, verb (used with or without object), oped, oping. Literary.
open. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • I'm come back, Mrs. Williams 'oping you might 'ave that same room me and my friend might use if it's agreeable.

    Fortitude Hugh Walpole
British Dictionary definitions for oping


verb, adjective
an archaic or poetic word for open
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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Word Origin and History for oping



short for open (adj.), early 13c. "not closed; not hidden;" originally as awake is from awaken, etc. As a verb from mid-15c. Middle English had ope-head "bare-headed" (c.1300).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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