Definition of “wide-eyed” - English Dictionary

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“wide-eyed” in British English

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wide-eyedadjective

uk /ˌwaɪdˈaɪd/ us /ˌwaɪdˈaɪd/

having your eyes open much wider than usual

too willing to believe and admire what you see or are told:

At that time, I was still a wide-eyed youngster.

(Definition of “wide-eyed” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)