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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Wide open

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Used as an adjective, listen here, it means: Wide open . Used as a noun, listen here, it means: A love feast or common meal of fellowship originating among the early Christians and including prayers, songs, the reading of Scripture, and offerings for the poor.

Usage examples (35)
  • He fell asleep on the couch with his mouth agape.
  • Adverb, adjective : We stood there agape at the splendor. ,his mouth agape
  • Godly love, agape, is acting in ways that will ensure the apiritual well-being of another’s soul.
  • I was watching a documentary about a town called agape and the kids were asked what they knew about the u.k... for more
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  • ''Agape" is a heteronym, which means you may find it with different pronunciations and different meanings.
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