ope

[ohp]
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Examples from the Web for oping

Historical Examples of oping

  • 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

ope

verb, adjective
  1. an archaic or poetic word for open
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Word Origin and History for oping

ope

adj.

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).

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