See also: -öp, op, Op, óp, op., Op., and ор

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Abbreviation

NounEdit

OP (countable and uncountable, plural OPs)

  1. Initialism of Overall Position.
  2. Initialism of online pharmacy.
  3. (theater) Initialism of opposite prompt; stage right,
  4. (Internet) Initialism of original poster; the person who started a thread.
    I don't think your response really answers the OP's question.
  5. (Internet) Initialism of original post.
  6. (military) Initialism of observation post.
  7. (organic chemistry) Abbreviation of organophosphate.
TranslationsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

OP (not comparable)

  1. (publishing) Abbreviation of out of print.
  2. Abbreviation of overproof.
  3. (video games) Abbreviation of overpowered.
    • 2012 August 29, “Re: 5.0.4 first blush”, in alt.games.warcraft, Usenet[1], message-ID <k1l1nq$emb$1@dont-email.me>:
      I know they are going to tweak stuff in the next few weeks with patches as they find one class is OP and another is sucking...
  4. (Internet, music) Initialism of overplayed.

SynonymsEdit

  • (out of print): OOP
AntonymsEdit

Proper nounEdit

OP

  1. (religious) Initialism of Ordo Praedicatorum (Order of Preachers, the Dominicans, a religious order).

Etymology 2Edit

From Japanese OP (オープニング), from English opening

NounEdit

OP (usually uncountable, plural OPs)

  1. Initialism of opening credits.
  2. Initialism of opening theme.
AntonymsEdit
  • (opening credits): ED
  • (opening theme): ED

ReferencesEdit

AnagramsEdit


ChineseEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Japanese OP (オープニング), from English opening

NounEdit

OP

  1. (chiefly ACG) opening theme, intro sequence

Coordinate termsEdit


GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

OP

  1. (surgery) Abbreviation of Operation.
  2. (surgery) Abbreviation of Operationssaal.
  3. (electronics) Abbreviation of Operationsverstärker.

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From オープニング (ōpuningu), from English opening

NounEdit

OP(オープニング) (ōpuningu

  1. (entertainment) opening theme, intro sequence; Abbreviation of オープニング.

Coordinate termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: OP
  • Chinese: OP

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

OP(オープン) (ōpun

  1. (sports) Abbreviation of オープン (ōpun, open (sports event that anybody can compete)).
    (ぜん)(べい)OP(オープン)Zenbei ŌpunU.S. Open
    (ぜん)(ごう)OP(オープン)Zengō ŌpunAustralian Open