Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

unsurprisingly

play
adverb un·sur·pris·ing·ly \-ziŋ-lē\

Definition of unsurprisingly

  1. 1 :  as is not surprising <matters complicate, unsurprisingly — Stanley Kauffmann>

  2. 2 :  in an unsurprising manner <the story ended unsurprisingly>



1950

First Known Use of unsurprisingly

1950


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up unsurprisingly? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a secret group of plotters

Get Word of the Day daily email!