: without warning : unexpectedly
his voice became unawaredly loudH. D. Skidmore

Word History


obsolete English unawared, adjective, not forewarned (from English un- entry 1 + assumed obsolete English awared, past participle of assumed obsolete English aware, verb, to alert, from English aware, adjective) + English -ly

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“Unawaredly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unawaredly. Accessed 10 Dec. 2023.

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