- open up evident undisguised
- Open; evident; undisguised.
c.1300, from Old French apert and straight from Latin apertus "open," past participle of aperire "to open, uncover" (see overt).
(a.) Open; evident; undisguised.
- (adv.) Freely.
And they setten in these houses mawmets, of stocks and stones, to fore them they knelen privilich and apert and maken their prayers, and all this they say is they worship..