adjective un·warned \"+\

Definition of unwarned

  1. :  receiving no warning :  not cautioned or rebuked stepped unwarned into the path of an oncoming car wickedness unwarned and wrong unredressed — Margaret Oliphant

Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:

  • 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Origin and Etymology of unwarned

Middle English, from Old English unwarnod, from 1un- + warnod, past participle of warnian to warn

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up unwarned? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

Get Word of the Day daily email!