Definition of unaware in English:

unaware

adjective

  • predicative Having no knowledge of a situation or fact.

    ‘they were unaware of his absence’
    • ‘Many people may be unaware of the fact that prior to Kellistown the races were held at Graiguenaspideog.’
    • ‘Gilles is unaware of the total investment of this real estate project.’
    • ‘Most of the Indian consumers are unaware of what's inside those tinned and frozen cans of Coke and Pepsi.’
    • ‘By my own experience, most people, even amongst regular web users, are still unaware of just what a blog is.’
    • ‘As for history, it is clearly you are are unaware of or really understand where the roots of your religion came from.’
    • ‘However, she was unaware that she was misusing the antibiotic and that she could also be harming her health.’
    • ‘The village folk are unaware of the fact that Boothanathan had kidnapped Vigathakumaran.’
    • ‘The world's media are, to an equal degree, completely unaware of what most people in the world think or do.’
    • ‘An Irish couple on holidays in Bali spent the last three days climbing a mountain, unaware of the carnage.’
    • ‘But this is not to say that the editorial staff was unaware of the situation at the apartment building.’
    • ‘Polls against gay marriage are showing the American public is not unaware of this fact.’
    • ‘It seemed the tribunal was unaware of the first meeting until yesterday.’
    • ‘I am unaware of anywhere in the literature on the Kimberley that this has been identified as a practice of the day.’
    • ‘So people are often unaware of something like income protection insurance.’
    • ‘In this collection he searches for the skull of Mary, for whom he had some fascination though she was unaware of it.’
    • ‘Many motorists were unaware of the celebrations and confused as to why there was a traffic jam on a Saturday night.’
    • ‘Many passengers are still unaware of the changes and are surprised when these buses divert from their old routes.’
    • ‘However, he said he was unaware of any attempt by the archdiocese to contact O'Keeffe directly.’
    • ‘Perhaps they are unaware of what they are doing and perhaps a reminder might help to stamp out this uncivic practice.’
    • ‘However, based on her letter, it sounds like he may be unaware that there's a problem.’
    ignorant, unknowing, unconscious, heedless, unmindful, oblivious, unsuspecting, uninformed, unenlightened, unwitting, innocent, inattentive, unobservant, unperceptive, unresponsive, blind, deaf, insensible, insensitive
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adverb

Pronunciation

unaware

/ˌənəˈwɛr//ˌənəˈwer/