behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself; "You should act like an adult"; "Don't behave like a fool"; "What makes her do this way?"; "The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people"
arrange attractively; "dress my hair for the wedding"
create or design, often in a certain way; "Do my room in blue"; "I did this piece in wood to express my love for the forest"
give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally;
carry out or perform an action; "John did the painting, the weeding, and he cleaned out the gutters"; "the skater executed a triple pirouette"; "she did a little dance"
travel or traverse (a distance); "This car does 150 miles per hour"; "We did 6 miles on our hike every day"
cooked until ready to serve
carry on or function; "We could do with a little more help around here"
having finished or arrived at completion; "certain to make history
used of mouth or eyes; "keep your eyes open"; "his mouth slightly opened"
spread out or open from a closed or folded state; "open the map"; "spread your arms"
having no protecting cover or enclosure; "an open boat"; "an open fire"; "open sports cars"
display the contents of a file or start an application as on a computer
afford access to; "the door opens to the patio"; "The French doors give onto a terrace"
(set theory) of an interval that contains neither of its endpoints
begin or set in action, of meetings, speeches, recitals, etc.; "He opened the meeting with a long speech"
open and observable; not secret or hidden; "an overt lie"; "overt hostility"; "overt intelligence gathering"; "open ballots"
start to operate or function or cause to start operating or functioning; "open a business"
open to or in view of all; "an open protest"; "an open letter to the editor"