grand opening

noun

Definition of grand opening

  1. :  a special celebration held to mark the opening of a new business or public place (such as a park or stadium)

Word by Word Definitions

grandplay
  1. :  having more importance than others :  foremost

    :  having higher rank than others bearing the same general designation

    :  inclusive, comprehensive

  1. :  grand piano

    :  a thousand dollars

openingplay
  1. :  an act or instance of making or becoming open

    :  an act or instance of beginning :  commencement

    :  a formal and usually public event by which something new is put officially into operation


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