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
Chicken Fingers w/honey mustard (Raising Cane’s): An unexpected talent, this chicken tender never misses a game.
Timeframe and budget: Realize that many projects may have unexpected delays.
An unexpected number of bad weather days this past school year left some districts unable to squeeze their school year within the governor’s parameters.
There were other challenges and unexpected twists, as well.
The jump from pigs to canines was unexpected, though, because their locks are more dissimilar.
On primary night, the pair shared the stage with Lamont as the political newcomer basked in the limelight of his unexpected victory.
That’s not entirely unexpected, given Activision did the same with Destiny 2 last year.
Davis says: Sour cream is an unexpected, delicious addition, much better than mayo.
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Definition of unexpected for English Language Learners
: not expected
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