Unaware vs unawares

Both ‘unaware’ and ‘unawares’ are correct.

Unaware (adjective)
Not having the knowledge or realisation of something.
Examples:

  1. Was he unaware of the threat?
  2. They were unaware that she was their lecturer.

Unawares (adverb)
Unexpectedly without any warning or sign.
Examples:

  1. He was caught unawares by the question.
  2. My entry took the looters unawares.

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