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Princeton's WordNet

  1. surprisingly(adverb)

    in a surprising manner

    "he was surprisingly friendly"

  2. amazingly, surprisingly, astonishingly(adverb)

    in an amazing manner; to everyone's surprise

    "amazingly, he finished medical school in three years"


  1. surprisingly(Adverb)

    In a way that causes surprise because it is unexpected, or unusual.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'surprisingly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3626

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'surprisingly' in Adverbs Frequency: #260

How to pronounce surprisingly?

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How to say surprisingly in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of surprisingly in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of surprisingly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of surprisingly in a Sentence

  1. Christopher Reynolds:

    It tasted surprisingly good, and surprisingly like beer.

  2. Margaret Patel:

    Next year will be a reasonable to maybe a surprisingly good year.

  3. Bernd Laux:

    Infineon has proven surprisingly resilient and is executing very well.

  4. Mark Carney:

    I worry about reform fatigue, not surprisingly, both at the FSB and more generally.

  5. Michael McCarthy:

    That could be contributing to the surprisingly bullish reaction to the overnight news.

Images & Illustrations of surprisingly

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