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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unanticipated, unforeseen, unlooked-for, out of the blue(p)adjective

    not anticipated

    "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"


  1. unforeseenadjective

    not foreseen.

  2. unforeseenadjective

    not expected.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unforeseen in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unforeseen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of unforeseen in a Sentence

  1. Scott Boras:

    We’ve had an interruption in our sport which was unforeseen and lengthy and when you look back at our bargaining history, there’s not been an interruption of that length in modern time, and for those reasons, I think the clarity of each side’s advances is something that is going to be measured within the framework of the recent influence of the pandemic on baseball.

  2. Michael Kleinrock:

    Some of the unforeseen costs of having sicker absentee employees are their replacement costs.

  3. Michael Lang:

    We are saddened that a series of unforeseen setbacks has made it impossible to put on the festival we imagined with the great lineup we had booked and the social engagement we were anticipating.

  4. Stendhal:

    A wise woman never yields by appointment. It should always be an unforeseen happiness.

  5. Alexander Vindman:

    So I think that, in the end, I have no regrets about how things turned out. Yes, I left the military unforeseen. I had every intention staying on -- going on to war college. But I think my role may have been, in certain ways, more important in that I was able to do my part -- defend this nation in a very meaningful manner and expose corruption by the chief executive.

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