transitive verb
un·​prepare | \ "+ \

Definition of unprepare

: to cause to be unprepared : make unfit or unready the purpose … is precisely to unprepare the reader— W. M. Frohock

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First Known Use of unprepare

1646, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for unprepare

un- entry 1 + prepare

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“Unprepare.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unprepare. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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