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Meaning of OPENER

Pronunciation:  'owpunur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a hand tool used for opening sealed containers (bottles or cans)
  2. [n]  the first event in a series; "she played Chopin for her opener"; "the season's opener was a game agains the Yankees"
  3. [n]  a person who unfastens or unwraps or opens; "children are talented undoers of their shoelaces"

OPENER is a 6 letter word that starts with O.


 Synonyms: undoer, unfastener, untier
 See Also: bottle opener, can opener, hand tool, human, individual, latchstring, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul, start, tin opener



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\O"pen*er\, n.
One who, or that which, opens. ``True opener of my eyes.''

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: bottle opener, can opener, church key, clavis, coming out, corkscrew, curtain raiser, debut, embarkation, embarkment, first appearance, floating, flotation, inaugural address, inauguration, induction, initiation, installation, installment, introduction, key, latchkey, latchstring, launching, maiden speech, master key, open sesame, passkey, preliminary, skeleton key, tin opener, unveiling