Opening (slang)

Type: verb, slang

Pronunciation: /oop-unn-in/

Also spelled or known as: Openin’, Opening up

Related: Open, Opened, Opener

What does Opening mean?

To be starting the show or be the first performing artist at a concert or festival.

Example sentence: “Post Malone was opening for Justin Bieber back in the days.”

Opening in songs:

“I’m headlining, heard you opening up for Fall Out Boy” – G-Eazy, Bad Boy.

“Hey I’m filling up the Dome in a few bro, You opening for Jason DeRulo” – Cassper Nyovest, Dust 2 Dust.”

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