Thus a right or estate which is in abeyance is one regarded with open-mouthed expectancy.
I thought he must be crazed by over-study, and I could only sit and stare at him, open-mouthed.
I had not recovered, but stood there open-mouthed and eyed, bereft of speech, until the necessity for action was thrust upon me.
And off he stumped, leaving Cyrus staring after him, open-mouthed.
Colonel Flesher came out of his office, watching the last stage with open-mouthed amazement.
Frau Matilda now gazed at me with open-mouthed astonishment.
They continued to stare at him open-mouthed, remaining entirely silent.
He, staring at her open-mouthed, replied that he was going nowhere.
Scud stopped short in open-mouthed pleasure when he saw a couple of brilliant red and blue ties dangling from Betty's hand.
Two fat ladies, open-mouthed, were yawning with satisfaction.