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unexpectedly

adverb

Synonyms & Antonyms of unexpectedly

without warning
  • the snow started unexpectedly

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“Unexpectedly.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unexpectedly. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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