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adjective     unprepared pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    not ready for a particular situation, event, or process

    A few of the questions caught me unprepared.

    unprepared to do something:

    The country is unprepared to deal with new infectious diseases.

    unprepared for:

    I was completely unprepared for the heat there.

  2. 2
    formal not willing

    He’s unprepared to listen to opposing views.

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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