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caught guard

  • as inunprepared
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Synonyms for caught guard

adj not ready
  • unaware
  • vulnerable
  • ad-lib
  • caught off guard
  • ill-considered
  • impromptu
  • improvised
  • napping
  • not prepared
  • off the cuff
  • off the top of one's head
  • offhand
  • played by ear
  • spontaneous
  • surprised
  • taken off guard
  • unexpected
  • unplanned
  • unready
  • unrehearsed
  • unschooled
  • unskilled
  • untrained
  • winged
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