Wide-open - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈoʊpən|  American pronunciation of the word wide-open
Brit.  |ˈwʌɪd ˌəʊpən|  British pronunciation of the word wide-open

adjective

- open wide

left the doors wide-open

- lax in enforcing laws(syn: lawless)

a wide-open town

Examples

They drew up in front of the wide-open door.

Looking at me with such apparently earnest, wide-open eyes.

The fate of this company is still wide-open.

The competition has been thrown wide-open by the absence of the world champion.

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