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

(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

with (one's) eyes closed

Unaware of the risks involved.
See also: closed, eye
References in classic literature ?
He was lying there with his eyes closed; but when I bent over him he opened them and gave a pitiful little mew; or rather his mouth made the motion of a mew, for he was too weak to utter a sound."
All was silent there; her father was lying, heedless of everything around him, with his eyes closed as when she had left him.
The successive hours of the night brought him no sleep, but he sat motionless in his corner of the railway-carriage, with his eyes closed, and the most observant of his fellow-travelers might have envied him his apparent slumber.
He was a youthful and rather jaunty practitioner, but he had a clever face, and the ribbon of the Legion of Honor in his buttonhole; Newman listened attentively to the instructions he gave him before retiring, and took mechanically from his hand a small volume which the surgeon recommended as a help to wakefulness, and which turned out to be an old copy of "Faublas." Valentin was still lying with his eyes closed, and there was no visible change in his condition.
Durbeyfield, leaning back, and with his eyes closed luxuriously, was waving his hand above his head, and singing in a slow recitative--
Cronshaw was lying on his back, with his eyes closed and his hands folded piously across his chest.
In reply to the mute invitation of Grimaud, he approached, and saw in one of them Athos, still handsome in death, and, in the other, Raoul with his eyes closed, his cheeks pearly as those of the Palls of Virgil, with a smile on his violet lips.
In the video he's seen teetering across the floor with his eyes closed to regain his sense of balance.
'He said he read the book three times, but I feel like he read it three times with his eyes closed,' Wright was quoted saying.
The mobile phone of a 48-year-old man was stolen while he prayed with his eyes closed in his shop.
The opening episode of the sitcom sees Dad accidentally inviting someone he used to hate round for the family dinner - an annoying man who talks with his eyes closed.
the water's edge, a man plays stand-up bass with his eyes closed,
"Vijay [Singh] putted with his eyes closed for a year.
So this skimpy bikini will just have to do for her admirers, except for the man with his eyes closed next to her.
Livengood plays drums with his eyes closed, speeding up and slowing down depending on what he sees in his mind.