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open-eyed

[ oh-puhn-ahyd ]
/ ˈoʊ pənˈaɪd /
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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.
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Origin of open-eyed

First recorded in 1595–1605

OTHER WORDS FROM open-eyed

o·pen-ey·ed·ly [oh-puhn-ahy-id-lee, -ahyd-], /ˈoʊ pənˈaɪ ɪd li, -ˈaɪd-/, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for open-eyed

open-eyed

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