- 开门: to open the door
- 红: red, (figuratively) prosperity
开门红 (simplified, Pinyin kāiménhóng, traditional 開門紅)
- a successful beginning, to make a successful beginning
- Note: May be used directly as a verb. To make verbification more explicit, 取得～, 夺得～, 争取～ etc. may be added.
- (figuratively, humorous) to fail the first exam