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unsurprising

adjective

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not causing surprise because you expected it
  • His anger over the mix-up is unsurprising.
  • an unsurprising fact

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The first known use of unsurprising was in 1671

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“Unsurprising.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unsurprising. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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