with (one's) eyes closed

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with (one's) eyes closed

With very little or no difficulty; in a relaxed, carefree, or effortless manner. It took me a little while to get used to this job, but now I could do it with my eyes closed! You should ask Johnny for help—he does this level of math with his eyes closed.
See also: closed, eye
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Some of the Methodists were resting on these, with their eyes closed, as if wrapt in prayer or meditation.
Conventionally most people do kiss with their eyes closed.
The second group took a 10-minute break, where they were to sit quietly with their eyes closed in a darkened room.
In addition, a part of the brain stem that metes out the neurotransmitter noradrenalin in response to threats was more active when volunteers listened to scary music with their eyes closed than open, as was a neocortical brain region known to control emotion - the ventral prefrontal cortex.
She's been known to teach an entire class in German and have students do barre work with their eyes closed.
Giulio Tononi of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and his colleagues studied six adults who sat in reclining chairs with their eyes closed and gradually fell asleep.
There are several images in which figures face Arbus's camera with their eyes closed, including Woman on the street with her eyes closed, N.
At some point somebody is going to have to say something unpleasant about somebody else or the few voters who show up at the polls may end up punching their chads at random with their eyes closed.
The bowhunters I have coached in this technique say they can feel a difference after shooting just a few arrows with their eyes closed.
Malesani said: "Our technique is such that I feel my players can play with their eyes closed, they are so used to the system.
People lying in bed with their eyes closed or getting dressed do not have hands or eyes free to interact with tactile or visual interfaces.
Then, they asked volunteers to stand shoeless on these cushions with their eyes closed for a series of 30-second tests--20 trials for people in their 20s and 10 trials for those in their mid-7Os.
Creative Cat cards challenge players to sculpt things like hamburgers and martinis out of Cranium Clay and sketch with their eyes closed, and Star Performer cards get players on their feet for games of charades.
PARMA coach Alberto Malesani believes his style of play is so good his multi-million pound squad can play with their eyes closed.
But Clinton received only lukewarm applause at the end of his speech, during which at least two delegates listened with their eyes closed.