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wide-eyed

[ wahyd-ahyd ]
/ ˈwaɪdˌaɪd /
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adjective

with the eyes open wide, as in amazement, innocence, or sleeplessness.

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Origin of wide-eyed

First recorded in 1850–55
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wide-eyed

adjective

innocent or credulous
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