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unwitting

un·wit·ting

unwitting

 
pronunciation:
uhn wI tIng
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: not aware; unknowing.
She was an unwitting accomplice to the crime.
antonyms:
witting
similar words:
ignorant
definition 2: not intentional; innocent; inadvertent.
It was an unwitting error, but he paid the price for it nonetheless.
antonyms:
intentional, witting
similar words:
accidental, casual, inadvertent
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derivations: unwittingly (adv.), unwittingness (n.)