Simple Definition of unwary
: easily fooled or surprised : not aware of and careful about possible problems, dangers, etc.
Examples of unwary in a sentence
The fast-moving tide sometimes surprises unwary swimmers.
<e-mail scams that take advantage of unwary computer users>
First Known Use of unwary
Rhymes with unwary
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UNWARY Defined for Kids
Definition of unwary for Students
: easily fooled or surprised <unwary buyers>
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