keep options open


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keep your options open

also leave your options open
to wait before making a choice I want to keep my options open, so I didn't sign the contract yet.
See also: keep, open, option
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Mr Marrow said the "speculative sale advertisements" were simply a means for the investor who owns the boats to keep options open.
Iran's action is likely to increase its isolation and alienate Western nations that have been trying to keep options open with Tehran despite its crackdown on protesters.
The Chelan Douglas Land Trust began to ac quire land in the Wenatchee Foothills in 2000 in an effort to protect key environmental and recreational sites and to keep options open for the future.
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Thursday expressed doubt that rival Palestinian factions will reach a deal on a unity government, but wanted to keep options open if they do.
The International at York would be one such race but we will keep options open.
McGuire, whose contract expires next summer, is keeping an open mind about returning to the Pars, and will seek to keep options open for now.
The AIF decision to keep Hashemi as vice-president suggests it wants to keep options open.
The group's decision to keep Hashemi as vice-president suggests it wants to keep options open.
We will see how he progresses - it is early days yet so we will keep options open.
I have to keep options open, but we really need the public's help.