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It is always open season on Christian and on white folks because they are the group you can kick and you can get away with it. It is politically correct.
Jack Kingston

Meaning of "open season" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OPEN SEASON

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OPEN SEASON

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Open season is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES OPEN SEASON MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of open season in the English dictionary

The definition of open season in the dictionary is a specified period of time in the year when it is legal to hunt or kill game or fish protected at other times by law. Other definition of open season is a time when criticism or mistreatment is common.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OPEN SEASON

open order
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open punctuation
open question
open sandwich
open scholarship
open secret
open sentence
open sesame
open set
open shop
open side
open slather
open source
open string
open system

WORDS THAT END LIKE OPEN SEASON

dead season
festive season
football season
growing season
high season
hunting season
hurricane season
in good season
in season
it stands to reason
Jason
mid-season
off season
off-season
postseason
preseason
reason
season
soccer season
treason
winter season

Synonyms and antonyms of open season in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «open season» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OPEN SEASON

Find out the translation of open season to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of open season from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «open season» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

开季
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

temporada de caza
570 millions of speakers

English

open season
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

खुले मौसम
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

الموسم المفتوح
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

открытый сезон
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

estação aberta
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

খোলা স্কলারশিপ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

saison de chasse
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Biasiswa terbuka
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Open Season
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

解禁期
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

오픈 시즌
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Mbukak beasiswa
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

mùa mở
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

திறந்த புலமைப்பரிசில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

खुल्या शिष्यवृत्ती
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Açık burs
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

open season
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

open Season
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

відкритий сезон
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

sezon deschis
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ανοιχτή σεζόν
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

oop seisoen
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

öppna säsongen
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

open Season
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of open season

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OPEN SEASON»

The term «open season» is regularly used and occupies the 58.508 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OPEN SEASON» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about open season

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QUOTES WITH «OPEN SEASON»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word open season.
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Jack Kingston
It is always open season on Christian and on white folks because they are the group you can kick and you can get away with it. It is politically correct.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OPEN SEASON»

Discover the use of open season in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to open season and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Open Season
Seamlessly blending heart-pounding romance and breathless intrigue, New York Times bestselling author Linda Howard writes a masterful, stylish, and provocative suspense novel that absolutely defies readers to put it down.
Linda Howard, 2011
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Open Season (Joe Pickett 1)
There's nothing unusual about the sound of a gunshot in Twelve Sleep.
C.J. Box, C. J. Box, 2011
3
Open Season
A man of quiet integrity, Lt. Gunther knows that he must pursue the case to its conclusion, wherever it leads.Open Season is the first of Archer Mayor's Joe Gunther novels, a series of gripping police procedurals set in New England, where ...
Archer Mayor, 2011
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Open Season: Sporting Adventures
In this outstanding collection, Humphrey takes the reader to France to hunt wild boar, to the Bahamas in search of bone fish, and to a windy spot off Nantucket to surfcast for bluefish.
William Humphrey, 1989
5
Open Season
In the heat of a Melbourne summer, the two best female tennis players in the world do battle for one of the most prestigious titles on the tour: the Australian Open.
S. A. Gordon, 2012
6
Open Season
Boog, a friendly grizzly, is lost in the woods but meets a new friend, Elliot.
Reid Alan Young, 2007
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Open Season
Best selling format for nearly 15 years. Favorite of families on the go-quiet, affordable portable entertainment that lasts for hours
Publications International, 2006
8
Open Season on Lawyers
LAPD detective Joanna Davis races against time to catch the serial killer who is targeting the sleazy attorneys of Los Angeles, but who begins to take a personal interest in stopping her investigation any way he can.
Taffy Cannon, 2003
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The Open Season
Nancy Palmie. The Open Season Nancy Palmie Copyright © 2010 by Nancy Palmie. ISBN: Softcover 978-1-4500-0075-8 Ebook The Open Season.
Nancy Palmie, 2010
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The standards edge: open season, 2005
Looks at open source and open standards from a business viewpoint. Emphasis on strategies that can help to both maximize open source and overcome its challenges as it applies to user, vendors, and government policy makers.
Sherrie Bolin, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OPEN SEASON»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term open season is used in the context of the following news items.
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Fashion: Open season
For those fortunate enough to spend a mid-winter getaway in warmer climes, that mid-century resort look continues to make a convincing case ... «New Zealand Herald, Jul 15»
2
Okanagan Sun Open Season at Home this Saturday
The Okanagan Sun will open their 34th season on home turf this weekend as the Westshore Rebels visit the Apple Bowl. These two clubs only ... «KelownaNow, Jul 15»
3
IT'S THE NONS WHO HAVE TO FEAR: Open season - shoot a …
Well. I wasn't expecting such a hullaballoo from the articles I wrote a few weeks ago. Perhaps I should have captured the zeitgeist in a more ... «Malaysia Chronicle, Jul 15»
4
GOPs Open Season on Gay Kids
GOP's Open Season on Gay Kids. Now that same-sex marriage is a right nationwide, Republicans have turned their gaze to LGBT youth. «Daily Beast, Jul 15»
5
PINKERTON: Open season for the arts approaching
We also have an open season, but the only rifle you need is rifling through those little red tickets that will open the door to your own slice of ... «Lufkin Daily News, Jul 15»
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Peter Alliss accused of sexism as Open season is declared on BBC …
He is known as the “voice of golf” and has been a favourite in living rooms up and down the country for decades, with his whimsical wisecracks ... «The Times, Jul 15»
7
Sun open season at home this weekend
The Okanagan Sun kick off their 2015 B.C. Football Conference season Saturday night under the lights at the Apple Bowl, 7 p.m. against the ... «The Daily Courier, Jul 15»
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Open season on David Brooks: Twitter erupts at clueless New York …
Open season on David Brooks: Twitter erupts at clueless New York Times' columnist's masterful trolling. "Listening to Ta-Nehisi Coates While ... «Salon, Jul 15»
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Ice Bears to open season on road
Ice Bears to open season on road. News Sentinel staff. 7:40 PM, Jul 17, 2015. sports. Knoxville Ice Bears logo. SAUL YOUNG. Copyright 2015 Journal Media ... «Knoxville News Sentinel, Jul 15»
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Royals, White Sox split day-night doubleheader to open season's
Edinson Volquez reached down to the pitching mound and scooped up a handful of dirt. Shaking with anger, he sprayed the sediment across ... «Kansas City Star, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Open season [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/open-season>. Nov 2019 ».
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