Definitions for unlooked-forʌnˈlʊkt
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
not expected or foreseen.
Origin of unlooked-for:
unanticipated, unforeseen, unlooked-for, out of the blue(p)(adj)
"unanticipated and disconcerting lines of development"- H.W.Glidden; "unforeseen circumstances"; "a virtue unlooked-for in people so full of energy"; "like a bolt out of the blue"
Not expected or anticipated; unforeseen
not looked for; unexpected; as, an unlooked-for event
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