unexpectedly


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Related to unexpectedly: doggedly, blithely, repeatedly, woefully

un·ex·pect·ed

 (ŭn′ĭk-spĕk′tĭd)
adj.
Occurring without warning; unforeseen.

un′ex·pect′ed·ly adv.
un′ex·pect′ed·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.unexpectedly - in a way that was not expectedunexpectedly - in a way that was not expected; "her brother showed up at the wedding out of the blue"
2.unexpectedly - without advance planningunexpectedly - without advance planning; "they met accidentally"

unexpectedly

adverb surprisingly, remarkably, unusually, incredibly, extraordinarily, startlingly, unpredictably, jaw-droppingly Moss had clamped an unexpectedly strong grip on his arm.
Translations
nečekaně
uventet
odottamatta
neočekivano
思いがけなく
뜻밖에
nepričakovano
oväntat
อย่างไม่คาดคิดมาก่อน
một cách bất ngờ

unexpectedly

[ˈʌnɪksˈpektɪdlɪ] ADV [arrive] → de improviso, sin avisar; [happen] → inesperadamente, de repente; [die] → repentinamente, inesperadamente
there was an unexpectedly high turnout of votersse produjo una asistencia de votantes inesperadamente alta
not unexpectedly, he failedcomo era de esperar, suspendió

unexpectedly

[ˌʌnɪkˈspɛktɪdli] adv [happen] → de manière inattendue; [arrive] → à l'improviste
They arrived unexpectedly → Ils sont arrivés à l'improviste.
unexpectedly long → d'une longueur inattendue
unexpectedly strong → d'une force inattendue
to be unexpectedly delayed → accuser un retard imprévu

unexpectedly

advunerwartet; arrive, happen alsoplötzlich, unvorhergesehen; but then, unexpectedlyaber dann, wie aus heiterem Himmel, …

unexpectedly

[ˌʌnɪksˈpɛktɪdlɪ] adv (happen) → inaspettatamente; (die) → improvvisamente, inaspettatamente; (arrive) → senza preavviso

unexpectedly

فَجْأَةً nečekaně uventet unerwartet απροσδόκητα de improviso odottamatta étonnamment neočekivano improvvisamente 思いがけなく 뜻밖에 onverwacht uventet niespodziewanie inesperadamente неожиданно oväntat อย่างไม่คาดคิดมาก่อน umulmadık bir şekilde một cách bất ngờ 出乎意料地
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Angel Clare rises out of the past not altogether as a distinct figure, but as an appreciative voice, a long regard of fixed, abstracted eyes, and a mobility of mouth somewhat too small and delicately lined for a man's, though with an unexpectedly firm close of the lower lip now and then; enough to do away with any inference of indecision.
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I came upon him quite suddenly, and no less unexpectedly, upon the rim of the great Sahara Desert.
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States that rise unexpectedly, then, like all other things in nature which are born and grow rapidly, cannot leave their foundations and correspondencies[*] fixed in such a way that the first storm will not overthrow them; unless, as is said, those who unexpectedly become princes are men of so much ability that they know they have to be prepared at once to hold that which fortune has thrown into their laps, and that those foundations, which others have laid BEFORE they became princes, they must lay AFTERWARDS.
She brought her face close to her sister-in-law's and unexpectedly again began to cry.
You are unexpectedly rich; and I am unexpectedly poor.
They make a great deal of it," replied Margaret, unexpectedly rushing off on a new track.