not expected or anticipated
"unexpected guests"; "unexpected news"
not expected, anticipated or foreseen
not expected; coming without warning; sudden
"Unexpected" is the sixteenth episode of the first season of the NBC science fiction drama series Heroes. Regular cast members Noah Gray-Cabey, Ali Larter and Leonard Roberts do not appear in this episode. Stan Lee makes a cameo appearance in the episode as the driver of the bus Hiro gets on. Although Ali Larter does not appear on this episode, she does do the voice over for the Previously on Heroes, which for the only time to date is placed after the first scene.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-eks-pek′ted, adj. not expected, coming without warning, sudden.—adj. Unexpec′tant, not expectant.—adv. Unexpect′edly.—n. Unexpec′tedness.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'unexpected' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4258
Rank popularity for the word 'unexpected' in Adjectives Frequency: #585
The numerical value of unexpected in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of unexpected in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
If you do nothing unexpected, nothing unexpected happens.
Until now the camels we have examined have proven to be negative -- and this is really very unexpected.
If history repeats itself, and the unexpected always happens, how incapable must Man be of learning from experience.
It is an unexpected joy to be here today, it is a remarkable day for me and I realize an historic day for the church.
Messenger found so many surprising, unexpected results that we have a lot of good reasons to follow-up on what they did.
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Translations for unexpected
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- inesperatCatalan, Valencian
- αναπάντεχος, απρόοπτος, απροσδόκητοςGreek
- 意外, 予想外, 想定外Japanese
- uventet, uventaNorwegian
- uventaNorwegian Nynorsk
- neanticipat, neprevăzut, neașteptatRomanian
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