Unprepared vs Unpreparedly - What's the difference?

unprepared | unpreparedly |


As an adjective unprepared

is not prepared; caught by surprise.

As a noun unprepared

is a black mark given to a pupil who arrives at a lesson without the necessary items or preparation.

As an adverb unpreparedly is

in an unprepared manner.

unprepared

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Not prepared; caught by surprise.
  • The castle was unprepared for the assault.

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A black mark given to a pupil who arrives at a lesson without the necessary items or preparation.
  • * 1983 , Ronald B. Lansing, Skylarks and lecterns: a law school charter (page 116)
  • "He's got another rule: Whenever he gets three unprepareds in a row, he leaves the classroom."

    unpreparedly

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • In an unprepared manner.