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Focail chosúla: pen up · open out · even up · gen up · own up · pep up · rope up · cooped up · loosen up · soften up
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open up

1 (v + adv) open locked door, etc
TRANSITIVEoscail verb  c m ushe opens up the school every morning osclaíonn sí an scoil gach maidin
INTRANSITIVEopen up! oscail an doras!
2 (v + adv) make more available TRANSITIVEcomputers opened up many new opportunities to people chuir ríomhairí a lán deiseanna nua ar fáil do dhaoinethe new roads have opened up the country for drivers is fusa ag tiománaithe an tír a thaisteal de bharr na mbóithre nuathis has opened up new areas of research d'oscail sé seo réimsí nua taighde
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 (v + adv) become more accessible INTRANSITIVEnew markets are opening up on a daily basis tá margaí nua ag oscailt gach láwork is opening up to them more easily tá teacht níos éasca acu ar obairwe're opening up to other cultures táimid ag glacadh le cultúir eile 4 (v + adv) create (gap) TRANSITIVEcruthaigh verb  c m uthe issue opened up a division in the party chruthaigh an cheist deighilt sa pháirtíWexford opened up a six point lead on Cork chuaigh Loch Garman sé chúilín chun tosaigh ar Chorcaigh 5 (v + adv) about feelings INTRANSITIVElabhair go hoscailteshe opened up to me about the matter labhair sí go hoscailte liom faoin scéal, lig sí a hintinn liom faoin scéal 6 (v + adv) make sth more inclusive etc TRANSITIVEleathnaigh amachthis opened up the discussion leathnaigh sé seo amach an plé 7 (v + adv) make ready for business INTRANSITIVEoscail verb  c m uwe open up at nine osclaímid ag a naoi a chlog 8 (v + adv) become ready for business
INTRANSITIVEoscail verb  c m umany new restaurants are opening up tá go leor bialanna nua á n-oscailt, tá mórán bialanna nua ag oscailt
TRANSITIVEoscail verb  c m ubunaigh verb  c m uthey opened up a new business bhunaigh siad gnó nua, d'oscail siad gnó nua
9 (v + adv) AUTO, informal increase speed TRANSITIVEopen her up! scaoil léi!, lig léi! 10 (v + adv) MIL start shooting INTRANSITIVEtosaigh ag scaoileadhthey opened up on the crowd thosaigh siad ag scaoileadh leis an slua 11 (v + adv) MED, informal cut into body TRANSITIVEcuir faoi scianthey had to open me up b'éigean dóibh mé a chur faoi scian 12 (v + adv) from folded position
INTRANSITIVEoscail verb  c m uthe flowers are opening up tá na bláthanna ag oscailt
TRANSITIVEoscail verb  c m uI opened up the umbrella d'oscail mé an scáth fearthainne
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