with one's eyes open

with one's eyes open
with one's eyes open fully aware of possible difficulties.
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  • with one's eyes open — I fully aware of the possible difficulties or consequences I went into this job with my eyes open II with one s eyes open (or with open eyes) fully aware of the risks and other implications of an action or situation I went into the job with my… …   Useful english dictionary

  • with one's eyes open —    If you do something with your eyes open, you are fully aware of what you are doing.     I took on the job with my eyes wide open so I m not complaining.     eyes on stalks    If your eyes are on stalks when you look at something, they are wide …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • with one's eyes open — fully aware of possible difficulties. → eye …   English new terms dictionary

  • with (one’s) eyes (wide) open — mod. totally aware of what is going on. □ I went into this with my eyes open. □ We all started with eyes open but didn’t realize what could happen to us …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • eyes open — 1. Careful watch or attention; readiness to see. Usually used with for . * /Keep your eyes open for a boy in a red cap and sweater./ * /The hunter had his eyes open for rabbits./ * /They drove on with their eyes open for a gas station./ Syn.: EYE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • eyes open — 1. Careful watch or attention; readiness to see. Usually used with for . * /Keep your eyes open for a boy in a red cap and sweater./ * /The hunter had his eyes open for rabbits./ * /They drove on with their eyes open for a gas station./ Syn.: EYE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Eyes Open (album) — Infobox Album | Name = Eyes Open Type = Album Artist = Snow Patrol Released = May 1, 2006 Recorded = October December 2005 Genre = Alternative rock Length = 45:00 Label = Polydor/A M Producer = Jacknife Lee Reviews = *AllMusic Rating|4|5… …   Wikipedia

  • eyes\ open — 1. Careful watch or attention; readiness to see. Usually used with for . Keep your eyes open for a boy in a red cap and sweater. The hunter had his eyes open for rabbits. They drove on with their eyes open for a gas station. Syn.: eye out, keep… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • Dreaming with My Eyes Open — Single by Clay Walker from the album Clay Walker …   Wikipedia

  • open one's eyes — phrasal 1. : to cause one to stare with wonder or amazement 2. : to awaken one to a knowledge or realization of something usually unpleasant …   Useful english dictionary

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