Synonyms for wide-eyed

Synonyms for (adjective) wide-eyed

Synonyms: wide, wide-eyed

Definition: (used of eyes) fully open or extended

Usage: stared with wide eyes

Similar words: open, opened

Definition: used of mouth or eyes

Usage: keep your eyes open; his mouth slightly opened


Synonyms: dewy-eyed, simple, round-eyed, wide-eyed, childlike

Definition: exhibiting childlike simplicity and credulity

Usage: childlike trust; dewy-eyed innocence; listened in round-eyed wonder

Similar words: naif, naive

Definition: marked by or showing unaffected simplicity and lack of guile or worldly experience

Usage: a teenager's naive ignorance of life; the naive assumption that things can only get better; this naive simple creature with wide friendly eyes so eager to believe appearances