Meaning of 開く in Japanese

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Definition of 開く

  1. (v5k, vt) to open (e.g. a bank-account, festival, etc.)

    The door yielded to a strong push.

  2. (v5k, vi) to spread out; to open up (flower bud, umbrella, etc.); to widen (gap, distance, width)

    Little by little, the buds on the rosebush in my garden begin to open.

  3. to hold; to give (party, conference, etc.)

    With first base open, he walked the batter.

  1. (v5k, vi) to open (e.g. doors)
  2. to open (e.g. business, etc.)
  3. to be empty
  4. to be vacant; to be available; to be free
  5. to be open (e.g. neckline, etc.)
  6. to have been opened (of one's eyes, mouth, etc.)
  7. to come to an end
  8. (v5k, vt) to open (one's eyes, mouth, etc.)
  9. (v5k, vi) to have a hole; to form a gap; to have an interval (between events) →Related words: 穴が開く

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