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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Not on the alert or in a state of readiness.

Usage examples (36)
  • Obama’s poor leadership and unpreparedness is starting to show and is getting traction in the media.
  • All these rants about "unpreparedness" are silly: nobody can be "prepared" to this job.
  • "The old Army fault of unpreparedness," remarked Percival.
  • As with the unpreparedness, I'm not sure why I'm always late. for more
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