come out of nowhere

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Definition of come out of nowhere

: to arise or happen very surprisingly and unexpectedly That question came out of nowhere. a company that has come out of nowhere to become one of the leaders in the industry

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“Come out of nowhere.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/come%20out%20of%20nowhere. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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