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I am open-eyed about what poverty does to people.
Michel Faber

Meaning of "open-eyed" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OPEN-EYED

open-eyed play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OPEN-EYED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Open-Eyed is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES OPEN-EYED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of open-eyed in the English dictionary

The definition of open-eyed in the dictionary is with the eyes wide open, as in amazement. Other definition of open-eyed is watchful; alert.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OPEN-EYED

open-and-shut
open-concept
open-cut
open-cut mining
open-ended
open-faced
open-faced sandwich
open-field
open-handed
open-handedly
open-handedness
open-heart surgery
open-hearted
open-heartedly
open-heartedness
open-hearth furnace
open-hearth process
open-jaw
open-line
open-market operations

WORDS THAT END LIKE OPEN-EYED

bleary-eyed
blue-eyed
bright-eyed
bug-eyed
clear-eyed
cross-eyed
eagle-eyed
eyed
four-eyed
glassy-eyed
goggle-eyed
green-eyed
misty-eyed
one-eyed
red-eyed
sad-eyed
sharp-eyed
slant-eyed
starry-eyed
wide-eyed
wild-eyed

Synonyms and antonyms of open-eyed in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «open-eyed» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OPEN-EYED

Find out the translation of open-eyed to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of open-eyed from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «open-eyed» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

惊讶
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

con los ojos abiertos
570 millions of speakers

English

open-eyed
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

खुली आंखों
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

مفتوحة العينين
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

с открытыми глазами
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

de olhos abertos
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সবিস্তার
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

les yeux ouverts
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Terbuka
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

mit weit offenen Augen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

オープン目
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

눈을 뜬
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Mbukak-rampung
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

mắt mở lớn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

திறந்த- முடிவு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ओपन एंडेड
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

-Açmak bitti
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

guardingo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

otwartymi oczami
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

з відкритими очима
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cu ochii deschiși
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

open- eyed
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

oop -oog
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

open -eyed
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

open- eyed
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of open-eyed

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OPEN-EYED»

The term «open-eyed» is normally little used and occupies the 108.601 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OPEN-EYED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about open-eyed

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2 QUOTES WITH «OPEN-EYED»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word open-eyed.
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Clyde Edgerton
Being a father can 'unreason' your worldview, or at least make it very flexible, and that can create all sorts of fun and insights. It's sad that children's open-eyed wonder and sense of play begin to fade as they approach adolescence. One grand function of fathering is to keep the fading to a minimum.
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Michel Faber
I am open-eyed about what poverty does to people.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OPEN-EYED»

Discover the use of open-eyed in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to open-eyed and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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An Open-Eyed Conspiracy (Webster's Spanish Thesaurus Edition)
Webster's edition of this classic is organized to expose the reader to a maximum number of difficult and potentially ambiguous English words.
William Dean Howells, 2009
2
The Origin of Religions: An Open-Eyed Journey Through a ...
These are about God and His creation alright, but not from God, though human brain itself is a gift from God.
B. K. Karkra, 2012
3
Catalog of Copyright Entries. Third Series: 1977: ...
2269 A885731 2269 Beaney, W. D. A901319 2652 Be an open-eyed consumer, quideline no. 58. A896375 2529 Be an open-eyed consumer, guideline no. 59. A878648 2094 Be an open-eyed consumer, guideline no. 60. A896377 2529 Be  ...
Library of Congress. Copyright Office, 1979
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Rajpal Dictionary Of English Idioms & Phrases
... Open weather: Clear weather * The Sunday cricket match was played in an open weather Open-eyed: Watchful; astonished; fully aware of what is involved * An open-eyed youth caught the pickpocket on the spot * He stood open-eyed when ...
Shori, A K, 2010
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Ten Steps for Clear Eyesight Without Glasses: A Quick Course
Open eyed sunning is omitted from later 2nd editions of Dr. Bates book but he may not have authorized this, may have been only after his death, done by other writers giving in to pressure from the AMA, Optical Industry. Sunlight does improve ...
Clark Night, William Bates, 2011
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A Handbook for Data Analysis in the Behaviorial Sciences: ...
However, the open'eyed faces, regardless of shape, have lower scale values than the corresponding dark-eyed faces. Students often interpret this dimension as Intelligence and hypothesize that face shape and eye type (or color) “interact,”  ...
Gideon Keren, Charles Lewis, 2014
7
Paths to Contemporary French Literature
Open-Eyed. Drifting. (Richard. Rognet). In the ninety-seven short untitled poems of Dérive du voyageur (2003), Richard Rognet (b. 1942) meditates on the omnipresence of death, on his lost childhood, on the passing seasons, and often on the ...
John Taylor, 2012
8
EFT -Emotional Freedom Technique and Acupressure, Color ...
Open eyed sunning is omitted from later 2nd editions of Dr. Bates book but he may not have authorized this, might have been only after his death, done by other writers giving in to pressure from the AMA, Optical Industry. Sunlight does improve ...
Clark Night, William Horatio Bates, 2011
9
Oxford Thesaurus of English
wide. awake. adjective fully awake, conscious, open-eyed, not asleep, sleepless, unsleeping, insomniac; archaic watchful. wANTONYMS asleep; tired. wide-eyed. adjective 1 the whole class was wide-eyed, glued to the television: staring in ...
Maurice Waite, 2009
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Structure in Language: A Dynamic Perspective
Therefore, the stem-suffix portion was classed as lexicalized even if this did not do justice to the meaning of the stem-stem-suffix sequence. For example, open- eyed may be paraphrased as “having open eyes.” The lexeme eye also exists as a ...
Thomas Berg, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OPEN-EYED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term open-eyed is used in the context of the following news items.
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Art Projects That Toe the Line Between Sharing and Surveillance
The exhibition is a canny, spiraling look at surveillance and the sharing culture. It's wise, but it's also open-eyed, seeing a web where others ... «Hyperallergic, Jul 15»
2
Rhetorically going where few dare to go
Kevin D. Williamson, a roving editor for National Review, stepped open-eyed onto that third rail last week. Writing about the campaign of Sen. «Fort Wayne Journal Gazette, Jul 15»
3
'I'm walking around this bitch like Bob Dylan': Muja Messiah talks …
... struck to the point where Angel Blood Soup became its own full-length entity, touching on new territory with a similar open-eyed approach. «City Pages, Jul 15»
4
Tolikara: Confront injustice against minorities at its
In other words, what I witnessed is what most open-eyed visitors to Papua can see: The indigenous people feel like second-class citizens and ... «Jakarta Post, Jul 15»
5
Share “Sherlock goes in new directions in 'Mr....”
In flashbacks to 1917, Holmes is open-eyed and authoritative at 60, sleek in his top hat and walking with a sure-footed gate. Directly after the ... «NewsOK.com, Jul 15»
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Movie Review: McKellen a standout as a retiring Sherlock Holmes
In flashbacks to 1917, Holmes is open-eyed and authoritative at 60, sleek in his top hat and walking with a sure-footed gate. Directly after the ... «The Providence Journal, Jul 15»
7
Missing Lions: How England can win the 2022 World Cup
It's time that English football remembered what its landmark triumph in 1966 really constituted: a victory for tactical thinking and open-eyed, ... «Squawka Football News, Jul 15»
8
The Russian spy right in Moscow's midst, serving the Americans
... spies fighting over budget allocations and chafing under misguided orders, and Hoffman draws it with the same open-eyed knowingness. «Washington Post, Jul 15»
9
Dave Orrick: Retired Wisconsin couple finding life after resort
And when you did think about them, you had to revere their efforts, as open-eyed guests of all well-run resorts must when they consider the ... «TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press, Jul 15»
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Remarks by Secretary Carter at the Global Response Force Troop …
When we take on something, we take it on open-eyed, big-time. And think about what you all did in Iraq and Afghanistan. Who the hell thought ... «eNews Park Forest, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Open-Eyed [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/open-eyed>. Jul 2020 ».
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