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throw open

Make more accessible, especially suddenly or dramatically, as in His withdrawal threw open the nomination to all comers. [Mid-1800s]
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throw open

v.
To make more accessible, especially suddenly or dramatically: The director threw open the door and walked in. After years of meeting with the city council in private, the mayor threw the meetings open to the public.
See also: open, throw
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