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English definition of “wide-eyed”

wide-eyed

adjective     /ˌwaɪdˈaɪd/
having your eyes open much wider than usualOpen and closed too willing to believe and admire what you see or are told: At that time, I was still a wide-eyed youngster.Naive and trustingInexperienced (of people)
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