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unwitting
used in David Copperfield

2 uses
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Definition not intentional (without knowledge)
  • I looked at the old house from the corner of the street, but did not go nearer to it, lest, being observed, I might unwittingly do any harm to the design I had come to aid.
    Chapters 52-54 (5% in)
  • 'But I am not prepared,' he went on, 'to deny — perhaps I may have been, without knowing it, in some degree prepared to admit — that I may have unwittingly ensnared that lady into an unhappy marriage.
    Chapters 40-42 (82% in)

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