Translation: from spanish

open the door

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  • open the door — {v. phr.} To allow more action or discussion; give a chance. * /Learning to read and write opens the door to a better job and better living conditions./ * /Raising the tax rates will open the door to more help for older people./ Contrast: CLOSE… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • open the door — {v. phr.} To allow more action or discussion; give a chance. * /Learning to read and write opens the door to a better job and better living conditions./ * /Raising the tax rates will open the door to more help for older people./ Contrast: CLOSE… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • close the door — or[bar the door] or[shut the door] {v. phr.} To prevent any more action or talk about a subject. * /The President s veto closed the door to any new attempt to pass the bill./ * /Joan was much hurt by what Mary said, and she closed the door on… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • close the door — or[bar the door] or[shut the door] {v. phr.} To prevent any more action or talk about a subject. * /The President s veto closed the door to any new attempt to pass the bill./ * /Joan was much hurt by what Mary said, and she closed the door on… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • To lie at the door of — Lie Lie, v. i. [imp. {Lay} (l[=a]); p. p. {Lain} (l[=a]n), ({Lien} (l[imac] [e^]n), Obs.); p. pr. & vb. n. {Lying}.] [OE. lien, liggen, AS. licgan; akin to D. liggen, OHG. ligen, licken, G. liegen, Icel. liggja, Sw. ligga, Dan. ligge, Goth. ligan …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Door — For other uses, see Door (disambiguation). A door is a movable structure used to open and close off an entrance, typically consisting of a panel that swings on hinges or that slides or rotates inside of a space. When open, they admit ventilation… …   Wikipedia

  • The Metamorphosis — This article is about the literary work by Franz Kafka. For the biological process, see Metamorphosis. For other uses, see Metamorphosis (disambiguation). Metamorphosis   …   Wikipedia

  • The Marriage of Figaro — For the Beaumarchais play, see The Marriage of Figaro (play). For the opera by Marcos Portugal (1799), see Marcos Portugal. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart …   Wikipedia

  • door — See: AT DEATH S DOOR, AT ONE S DOOR, CLOSED DOOR, CLOSE ITS DOORS, CLOSE THE DOOR or BAR THE DOOR or SHUT THE DOOR, DARKEN ONE S DOOR, or DARKEN THE DOOR, FOOT IN THE DOOR, KEEP THE WOLF FROM THE DOOR, LAY AT ONE S DOOR, LOCK THE BARN DOOR AFTER… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • The Shelter (The Twilight Zone) — Infobox Television episode Title = The Shelter Series = The Twilight Zone Caption = Scene from The Shelter Season = 3 Episode = 68 Airdate =September 29, 1961 Production =4803 Writer =Rod Serling Director =Lamont Johnson Guests =Larry Gates : Dr …   Wikipedia

  • open sesame — noun Etymology: from open sesame, the magical command used by Ali Baba to open the door of the robbers den in Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves Date: circa 1837 something that unfailingly brings about a desired end …   New Collegiate Dictionary


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