Definitions for unawareˌʌn əˈwɛər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•a•wareˌʌn əˈwɛər(adj.)

  1. not aware or conscious; unconscious.

  2. Ref: unawares .

Origin of unaware:

1585–95; cf. ME unywar (see y -)


Princeton's WordNet

  1. unaware, incognizant(adj)

    (often followed by `of') not aware

    "seemed unaware of the scrutiny"; "unaware of the danger they were in"; "unaware of the newborn hope"; "the most unaware person I've known"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. unaware(adjective)ˌʌn əˈwɛər

    ≠ aware

    She was unaware that everyone was laughing at her.; people who are unaware of their rights


  1. unaware(Adjective)

    not aware or informed; lacking knowledge

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unaware(adj)

    not aware; not noticing; giving no heed; thoughtless; inattentive

  2. Unaware(adverb)


British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'unaware' in Adjectives Frequency: #934

Translations for unaware

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


not aware or not knowing

I was unaware of the man's presence.

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