with one's/both eyes open

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Definition of with one's/both eyes open

: fully aware of what could happen I went into the job with my eyes (wide) open. If you do this, you need to do it with both eyes open.

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“With one's/both eyes open.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/with%20one%27s%2Fboth%20eyes%20open. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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