Un*ware"\, a. [AS. unw[ae]r unwary. See Un- not, and Wary.]

1. Unaware; not foreseeing; being off one's guard. [Obs.] --Chaucer. Fairfax.

2. Happening unexpectedly; unforeseen. [Obs.]

The unware woe of harm that cometh behind. --Chaucer. -- Un*ware"ly, adv. [Obs.] -- Un*ware"ness, n. [Obs.]
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: unwarbled
Next Definition: unwarily
Words Near: unware
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for unware
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing unware
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Related Searches
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature