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Openned vs. Opened: Mastering the Correct Spelling

Edited by Huma Saeed || By Sara Rehman || Published on January 21, 2024
Openned is an incorrect spelling; the correct spelling is opened. 'Opened' is the past tense of 'open', meaning to make something accessible or unobstructed.

Which is correct: Openned or Opened

How to spell Opened?

Openned is Incorrect

Opened is Correct

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Key Differences

Associate 'opened' with similar verbs like 'hoped', where only one consonant is doubled.
Huma Saeed
Jan 21, 2024
Think of 'one' to remember there's only one 'n' in 'opened'.
Sara Rehman
Jan 21, 2024
Visualize 'opened' as a door opening smoothly with no extra letters.
Sara Rehman
Jan 21, 2024
Remember that 'opened' follows the common pattern of adding 'ed' to verbs to form the past tense.
Sara Rehman
Jan 21, 2024
Recall that in English, doubling letters like 'nn' in 'openned' is less common for past tense.
Aimie Carlson
Jan 21, 2024
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Opened Definitions

To become receptive or available.
His mind opened to new ideas.
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Dec 23, 2023
To spread out or unfold something.
He opened the map on the table.
Aimie Carlson
Dec 23, 2023
To initiate or begin an event, activity, or period.
The ceremony opened with a speech.
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Dec 23, 2023
To make something accessible or clear.
She opened the door quietly.
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Dec 23, 2023
To make a debut in a profession or role.
She opened as the lead actress in the play.
Harlon Moss
Dec 23, 2023
Affording unobstructed entrance and exit; not shut or closed.
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Dec 23, 2023
Affording unobstructed passage or view
Open waters.
The open countryside.
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Dec 23, 2023

FAQs

What is the verb form of opened?

The verb form of "opened" is "open", with "opened" being the past tense or past participle.
Huma Saeed
Jan 21, 2024

Why is it called opened?

"Opened" is called so because it represents the past tense or past participle of the verb "open", indicating an action that has been completed.
Sara Rehman
Jan 21, 2024

What is the pronunciation of opened?

"Opened" is pronounced as /ˈoʊpənd/.
Sara Rehman
Jan 21, 2024

What is the root word of opened?

The root word of "opened" is "open".
Janet White
Jan 21, 2024

Which vowel is used before opened?

The vowel "e" is used before the 'd' in "opened".
Harlon Moss
Jan 21, 2024

Which preposition is used with opened?

Prepositions like "with", "by", and "on" are commonly used with "opened".
Sara Rehman
Jan 21, 2024

Is opened a noun or adjective?

"Opened" is primarily used as a verb; it can also function as an adjective in certain contexts.
Harlon Moss
Jan 21, 2024

Is opened an adverb?

No, "opened" is not an adverb.
Sara Rehman
Jan 21, 2024

What is the plural form of opened?

The plural form remains "opened" as it is a verb form, not subject to number change.
Janet White
Jan 21, 2024

Is opened an abstract noun?

No, "opened" is not an abstract noun.
Sara Rehman
Jan 21, 2024

What is the singular form of opened?

The singular form is "opened" itself, as it does not change in number.
Sara Rehman
Jan 21, 2024

Is opened a vowel or consonant?

"Opened" is a word, not a vowel or consonant.
Aimie Carlson
Jan 21, 2024

How many syllables are in opened?

"Opened" has two syllables.
Janet White
Jan 21, 2024

What is a stressed syllable in opened?

The first syllable "o-" is stressed in "opened".
Janet White
Jan 21, 2024

Which determiner is used with opened?

Determiners like "the", "this", "that" can be used with "opened".
Harlon Moss
Jan 21, 2024

What is the second form of opened?

The second form is "opened".
Harlon Moss
Jan 21, 2024

How is opened used in a sentence?

Example: "The store opened early today."
Aimie Carlson
Jan 21, 2024

Which conjunction is used with opened?

Conjunctions like "and", "but", and "because" can be used with "opened".
Sara Rehman
Jan 21, 2024

Is opened a countable noun?

No, "opened" is not a noun and thus not countable.
Aimie Carlson
Jan 21, 2024

Is the opened term a metaphor?

"Opened" can be used metaphorically, depending on the context.
Harlon Moss
Jan 21, 2024

Is the word opened is imperative?

"Opened" can be imperative if used as a command, e.g., "Opened the door!"
Aimie Carlson
Jan 21, 2024

How do we divide opened into syllables?

It is divided as "o-pened".
Harlon Moss
Jan 21, 2024

What part of speech is opened?

"Opened" is primarily a verb; it can also be an adjective.
Aimie Carlson
Jan 21, 2024

What is the opposite of opened?

The opposite of "opened" is "closed".
Janet White
Jan 21, 2024

Is opened a collective noun?

No, "opened" is not a collective noun.
Harlon Moss
Jan 21, 2024

What is the third form of opened?

The third form is also "opened".
Janet White
Jan 21, 2024

Which article is used with opened?

Articles like "the" or "a" can be used, depending on the context.
Harlon Moss
Jan 21, 2024

Is opened a negative or positive word?

"Opened" is neutral; context determines its positive or negative connotation.
Janet White
Jan 21, 2024

What is another term for opened?

Another term for "opened" is "unlocked" or "unsealed".
Harlon Moss
Jan 21, 2024

What is the first form of opened?

The first form is "open".
Janet White
Jan 21, 2024
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