Definitions for unexpectedly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unexpectedly, out of the blue(adverb)

    in a way that was not expected

    "her brother showed up at the wedding out of the blue"

  2. by chance, accidentally, circumstantially, unexpectedly(adverb)

    without advance planning

    "they met accidentally"

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  1. unexpectedly(Adverb)

    In an unexpected manner.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Clive Staples Lewis:

    When we lose one blessing, another is often, most unexpectedly, given in its place.

  2. Cicero:

    The injuries that befall us unexpectedly are less severe than those which are deliberately anticipated.

  3. D. H. Lawrence:

    Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.

  4. Yohei Sasakawa:

    Today's conference shows how the talks over the political transition and change of government in Myanmar are progressing unexpectedly quickly and smoothly as the parties learn to trust one another.

  5. Gordon Humphrey:

    John exudes energy, he's dynamic, jeb Bush is brilliant and was a great governor, but he just doesn't seem dynamic to me. I think that would explain why, unexpectedly why, John Kasich is doing so very well here, especially when relative to Jeb Bush.

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