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The Chiefs looked lost, unprepared and unready for the biggest game of the year.
As the 2019 Global Health Security Index showed, most nations were unready for a pandemic.
By no effort can his elders altogether succeed in keeping tragedy out of the life that is so unready for it.
CERES' RUNAWAYALICE MEYNELL
He did not think of her as one to be blamed, but as one too trusting, and so deceived; he never felt unready to stand up for her.
THERE AND BACKGEORGE MACDONALD
Just as Peters inferred to have been the case, the attack on the Timothy S. caught the whole crew of pearl hunters unready.
His own numbers were slightly superior, and with a swift rush he annihilated the unready Russians.
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTEWILLIAM MILLIGAN SLOANE
Turkey appears early in the month as unready to fight Greece before the autumn, "when the ships come home."
But while I was cursing my unready tongue and repenting that I had not given her some small word of warning, she spoke again.
Men are such fools;—so awkward, so unready, with their wits ever behind the occasion by a dozen seconds or so!
PHINEAS FINNANTHONY TROLLOPE
When anything had to be done, to tell the truth, she was very inexpert—unready—deeply embarrassed with the unusual necessity.
THE DOCTOR'S FAMILYMRS. (MARGARET) OLIPHANT

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