with (one's) eyes shut

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with (one's) eyes shut

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 shut! You should ask Johnny for help—he does this level of math with his eyes shut.
See also: eye, shut

with your eyes shut (or closed)

1 without having to make much effort; easily. 2 without considering the possible difficulties or consequences.
1 1994 New Scientist I can knock off pages of eco-babble for the UN with my eyes shut.
See also: eye, shut

(be able to do something) with your ˈeyes shut/closed

(be able to do something) very easily, especially because you have done it many times before: She’s driven up to Scotland so often that she can do it with her eyes shut.
See also: closed, eye, shut
References in classic literature ?
When Mrs Flintwinch dreamed, she usually dreamed, unlike the son of her old mistress, with her eyes shut.
The man then sat upright and the woman, who now appeared to be Susan Warrington, lay back upon the ground, with her eyes shut and an absorbed look upon her face, as though she were not altogether conscious.
I went right in, and began to do for Antonia; but she laid there with her eyes shut and took no account of me.
Deepak Dhankar, 29, asked the mum to wait in bed with her eyes shut as he let himself into her home after she fell for his fake profile on the Oasis site.
Recalling how her daughter suffered before the diagnosis, Claire said: "She used to spend days with her eyes shut and she used to cry day and night non-stop.
She has to be rushed to hospital at the start of each episode and, after a check-up, return home to stay with her eyes shut for around three days.
She was sitting behind the driver's wheel with her eyes shut and the keys still in the ignition.
In her latest nude photograph the 37-year-old looks healthy as she soaks up the sun on a rock with her eyes shut.
I would like to say that this lady must have walked round our city centre with her eyes shut.
Jeepers Peepers Scientists are baffled by the talents of a 10-year-old girl who can see with her eyes SHUT.
In addition to preventing the audience from participating in whatever she is expecting to see, Galan also depicts her with her eyes shut, thus doubly closing avenues of vision.
CAPTION J In here In the shot, Nicole's open-mouthed grimace with her eyes shut and a half-frown makes her emotions look almost painful, although with her arms held out in a stretching gesture she seems to be relishing that feeling of release.
THE girlfriend of a man shot dead in his bed told a court yesterday how she lay with her eyes shut tight, fearing she was going to be killed next.
Goldie was swaying on the pavement with her eyes shut while staff ignored an inebriated Kurt as he pleaded for them to call a taxi.