Thus a right or estate which is in abeyance is one regarded with open-mouthed expectancy.
He could not close his jaws, but hurried, open-mouthed, off the premises.
I had not recovered, but stood there open-mouthed and eyed, bereft of speech, until the necessity for action was thrust upon me.
open-mouthed the half-demented daughter of B'limi Saka stared at him.
Colonel Flesher came out of his office, watching the last stage with open-mouthed amazement.
For half a minute he stood in silence staring at me open-mouthed.
They continued to stare at him open-mouthed, remaining entirely silent.
Mrs. Hurstwood could have echoed the words after him open-mouthed.
Scud stopped short in open-mouthed pleasure when he saw a couple of brilliant red and blue ties dangling from Betty's hand.
For it has reached the rock, turned it, and open-mouthed, springs at him like a panther.