an unrestricted competitive market in which any buyer and seller is free to participate.
- Open-market operations
plural noun 1. (finance) the purchase and sale on the open market of government securities by the Bank of England for the purpose of regulating the supply of money and credit to the economy
noun 1. a marriage in which the partners agree that each is free to have sexual relationships with other partners. noun 1. a marriage in which the partners are free to pursue their own social and sexual lives
[oh-puh n-mahyn-did] /ˈoʊ pənˈmaɪn dɪd/ adjective 1. having or showing a mind receptive to new ideas or arguments. 2. unprejudiced; unbigoted; impartial. adjective 1. having a mind receptive to new ideas, arguments, etc; unprejudiced adj. also openminded, open minded, 1828, first recorded in Carlyle; from open (adj.) + minded. Figurative use of open (adj.) with […]
[oh-puh n-mouth d, -moutht] /ˈoʊ pənˈmaʊðd, -ˈmaʊθt/ adjective 1. having the mouth open. 2. gaping, as with surprise or astonishment. 3. greedy, ravenous, or rapacious. 4. clamoring at the sight of game or prey, as hounds. 5. vociferous or clamorous. 6. having a wide mouth, as a pitcher or jar. adjective 1. having an open […]