abierto

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Hiligaynon[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish abierto.

Adjective[edit]

abiérto

  1. open
  2. accessible

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish abierto, from Latin apertus, perfect passive participle of verb aperiō (to open). Compare English overt.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aˈbjerto/, [aˈβjert̪o]
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

abierto (feminine singular abierta, masculine plural abiertos, feminine plural abiertas)

  1. open, unlocked (not closed, accessible)
    La puerta está abierta.
    The door is open.
    Antonym: cerrado
  2. open (actively conducting business)
    A ver si el banco está abierto todavía.
    Let's see if the bank is still open.
    Antonym: cerrado
  3. open, open-minded (receptive)
    Un buen profesor estará abierto a las sugerencias de sus alumnos.
    A good professor will be open to their students' suggestions.
    Antonym: cerrado
  4. open, overt, outspoken, candid (not subtle in character)
    Antonym: cerrado
  5. open-ended (i.e. unrestricted)
    Synonym: de composición abierta
    Estas negociaciones son un proceso abierto cuyo resultado no puede garantizarse de antemano
    These negotiations are an open-ended process, the outcome of which cannot be guaranteed beforehand.
  6. (phonetics) open (uttered with a wide opening of articulators)
    Antonym: cerrado

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Descendants[edit]

  • Chavacano: abyerto
  • Cebuano: abyerto
  • Hiligaynon: abiérto, abyérto

Noun[edit]

abierto m (plural abiertos)

  1. (sports) open (event in which anyone can compete)

Verb[edit]

abierto m (feminine singular abierta, masculine plural abiertos, feminine plural abiertas)

  1. Masculine singular past participle of abrir.

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