I already saw that they would stand no fair chance for victory, taken completely at unawares.
Do it quietly, take them unawares, and the risk will be nothing.
Meanwhile old age had come upon him unawares, but with it the rich fruition of lifelong study and reflection.
Taken forcibly and unawares, Sparwick toppled over on his side.
It was then that again and again we tried to deceive him about the limits of his Quarter, and get him into another one unawares.
But if he had hoped to catch her unawares, he was disappointed.
We marched loosely and blindly, and they came on us unawares.
No, indeed; it was but an old bad habit, and escaped me unawares.
The Mexican brigand hoped to take the "cow boys" unawares—surprise them—kill them, and drive away their herds.
This escaped me unawares, and I instantly prevaricated, "I have been told about that."