unexpected

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adjective un·ex·pect·ed \ˌən-ik-ˈspek-təd\

Definition of unexpected

  1. :  not expected :  unforeseen

unexpectedly

adverb

unexpectedness

noun

Examples of unexpected in a Sentence

  1. an unexpected turn of events

  2. I'm sad that she's leaving, but it was not unexpected.

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Circa 1586

First Known Use of unexpected

circa 1586



UNEXPECTED Defined for English Language Learners

unexpected

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adjective un·ex·pect·ed \ˌən-ik-ˈspek-təd\

Definition of unexpected for English Language Learners

  • : not expected


UNEXPECTED Defined for Kids

unexpected

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adjective un·ex·pect·ed \ˌən-ik-ˈspek-təd\

Definition of unexpected for Students

  1. :  not expected :  unforeseen an unexpected visit

unexpectedly

adverb


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