with (one's) eyes wide open

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with (one's) eyes wide open

With full awareness. I know they're offering you a lot of money, but make sure you go into this situation with your eyes wide open—it could be a scam. Considering John's history of infidelity, Claudia knew she could only take him back with her eyes wide open.
See also: eye, open, wide

with eyes wide open

verb
See also: eye, open, wide
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We will go there with our eyes wide open expecting a good battle," Pak Passion quoted Whatmore, as saying.
We know the past has been a bit rocky and we are going into this venture with our eyes wide open and believe once people taste our food, which is made from scratch, they will come back for a great meal, not just for the entertainment and atmosphere.
Summary: The big mistakes we make in life aren't the ones that sneak up on us, but those we make with our eyes wide open.
WITH our eyes wide open we will see, A multitude of wonders around us for free.
Gilly said: 'Wolverhampton is a new market for us, but we've entered into it with our eyes wide open, embracing the support, which is available locally.