They have almost all died unawares, sitting in the sanctuary they had guarded and which is now no more.
This measure took the Doukhobors unawares, and at first they outwardly submitted to it.
Taken unawares, he made no attempt at resistance, and Tewfik was at once proclaimed khedive.
Burke was not the man to fall unawares into a trap of this kind.
The Mussulman population of the Morea, taken unawares, was practically exterminated during the fury of the first few days; and, most fatal of all, the defection of the Greeks of the islands crippled the Ottoman navy by depriving it of its only effective sailors.