open-eyed

[ oh-puh n-ahyd ]
/ ˈoʊ pənˈaɪd /

adjective

having the eyes open.
having the eyes wide open, as in wonder.
watchful; observant; alert.
deliberate; conscious; knowing: an open-eyed commission of a crime.

Origin of open-eyed

First recorded in 1595–1605

Related forms

o·pen-ey·ed·ly [oh-puh n-ahy-id-lee, -ahyd-] /ˈoʊ pənˈaɪ ɪd li, -ˈaɪd-/, adverb
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open-eyed


adjective

with the eyes wide open, as in amazement
watchful; alert
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