from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Not forewarned; not previously warned or admonished.
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I was all unforewarned and it made my heart stand still.
My point was simply that an unforewarned expert provides a more solid basis for judgment than does one who is alerted to the suspicion that a particular member of a set is thought not to belong to the set.
It is no imputation on democratic forms of government, it is the unexampled prosperity of nearly half a century that is in fault, if a sudden and unforewarned danger finds us without a leader, whether civil or military, whom the people are willing to trust implicitly, and who can in some sense control events by the prestige of a great name.
That through two sundered hearts without visible communication can spring up, unforewarned, a single desire, a single purpose?
I tell you if you had only gone on, unforewarned, you would have come out a hero and the master of them all.
Grant the strongest presumable motives to the act; grant that, unforewarned, I would slay myself outright at the time appointed: yet, foretold of it, and resolved to test the decree to the uttermost, under such circumstances, I say, would it be possible for me not to kill myself?
They can start lifesaving treatment before you recklessly show up unexpected to an unforewarned Emergency Department.