Examples of open sesame in a Sentence
Perfect test scores are an open sesame to the best schools.
it turned out that a simple “please” was the open sesame for charming the hotel manager into giving us a room with a better view
Origin and Etymology of open sesame
First Known Use: 1814See Words from the same year
OPEN SESAME Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of open sesame for English Language Learners
: something that allows a person or thing to do or enter something successfully and easily
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