Examples of unexpected in a Sentence
an unexpected turn of events
I'm sad that she's leaving, but it was not unexpected.
Recent Examples of unexpected from the Web
Having a good, well-rounded family emergency plan and some basic emergency supplies in place can put your mind at ease and go a long way to making the aftermath of an unexpected event more bearable.
Gunn called home to wish his family a merry Christmas, but his mother's unexpected words leveled him.
Since Taste of Arlington is taking it to the street, what could be more fitting than fun street performers popping up here and there providing unexpected entertainment.
A post shared by 송다니 (@songdani) on Oct 26, 2016 at 10:35am PDT For an unexpected, subtle look, tie a skinny scarf in a sweet little bow and let the ends cascade down the side of your outfit. 5.
In Tennessee, the show was nothing short of spectacular—even surreal—and the highlight of the spectacle was the unexpected song of the cicadas.
Bannon’s exit, while not unexpected, still sent shock waves across the political and media worlds.
Certain types of insurance will help pay for medical care, evacuation, or unexpected flights.
Maybe all of these steps would have improved things for me on their own, but, oddly, what finally broke my post-graduation depression came from an unexpected source: The military decided to relocate my husband to the Midwest.
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Definition of unexpected for English Language Learners
: not expected
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