Definition of unwitting adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

unwitting

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ʌnˈwɪtɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈwɪtɪŋ//
 
[only before noun]
 
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not aware of what you are doing or of the situation you are involved in He became an unwitting accomplice in the crime. She was the unwitting cause of the argument. They had been made unwitting tools of the regime. Word Origin Old English unwitende ‘not knowing or realizing’ (from un- and wit ‘have knowledge’).
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