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1. opening

adjective. ['ˈoʊpənɪŋ'] first or beginning.

Synonyms

  • inaugural
  • beginning
  • maiden
  • initiatory
  • first
  • initiative
  • introductory

Antonyms

  • be born
  • survive
  • log in
  • dock

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Words that Rhyme with Chess Opening

  • reopening

2. opening

noun. ['ˈoʊpənɪŋ'] an open or empty space in or between things.

Synonyms

  • chasm
  • rent
  • gap
  • space
  • hole
  • foramen
  • split
  • tear
  • crevice
  • snag
  • crack
  • Ranvier's nodes
  • rip
  • pocket
  • cleft
  • Earth's surface
  • surface
  • mouth
  • diastema
  • breach
  • hiatus
  • window
  • fissure
  • nodes of Ranvier
  • rift

Antonyms

  • simple
  • uncover
  • outside
  • inside

3. opening

noun. ['ˈoʊpənɪŋ'] becoming open or being made open.

Synonyms

  • cut
  • cutting

Antonyms

  • close
  • starboard
  • right

4. opening

noun. ['ˈoʊpənɪŋ'] a ceremony accompanying the start of some enterprise.

Synonyms

  • ceremony
  • observance
  • ceremonial

Antonyms

  • uncut
  • linger
  • laugh
  • unhitch

5. opening

noun. ['ˈoʊpənɪŋ'] the first performance (as of a theatrical production).

Synonyms

  • opening night
  • curtain raising

Antonyms

  • unite
  • unify
  • united

6. opening

noun. ['ˈoʊpənɪŋ'] the act of opening something.

Synonyms

  • motion
  • motility
  • move

Antonyms

  • pop in
  • stand still
  • hop on
  • birth

7. opening

noun. ['ˈoʊpənɪŋ'] a recognized sequence of moves at the beginning of a game of chess.

Synonyms

  • sequence
  • chess opening

Antonyms

  • parent
  • outgo
  • block

8. opening

noun. ['ˈoʊpənɪŋ'] an entrance equipped with a hatch; especially a passageway between decks of a ship.

Synonyms

  • entranceway
  • entrance
  • hatchway
  • hatch
  • scuttle
  • entry
  • escape hatch
  • entryway

Antonyms

  • freeze
  • ending
  • inactivity
  • inferior

9. chess

noun. ['ˈtʃɛs'] a board game for two players who move their 16 pieces according to specific rules; the object is to checkmate the opponent's king.

Synonyms

  • checker board
  • shogi
  • board game
  • chess move
  • chess game

Antonyms

  • undercharge

Etymology

  • eschés (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. chess

noun. ['ˈtʃɛs'] weedy annual native to Europe but widely distributed as a weed especially in wheat.

Synonyms

  • bromegrass
  • Bromus secalinus
  • brome

Etymology

  • eschés (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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