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eye-opening

[ahy-oh-puh-ning] /ˈaɪˌoʊ pə nɪŋ/
adjective
1.
serving as an eyeopener; enlightening:
an eye-opening investigation of government corruption.
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Examples for eye-opening
  • We felt compelled to follow up in each of those instances, and it turned out to be every bit as eye-opening as a train wreck.
  • In fact, to hear an editor discuss the physical qualities of your future book from a marketing perspective is eye-opening.
  • And if the lesson goes well, it will be an empowering and eye-opening event.
  • Each of these events seeks to be unusual and eye-opening.
  • Their results, although preliminary, are eye-opening.
  • Collectively this group provides an eye-opening picture of the future of technology.
  • Working with this amazing group of volunteers for the past few years has been an eye-opening and challenging experience.
  • It truly was an eye-opening and once-in-a-lifetime experience.
  • And humans can get those nutrients from diverse and eye-opening sources.
  • They were eye-opening and reminded us to be always questioning and curious.

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