unsurprising


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un·sur·pris·ing

 (ŭn′sər-prī′zĭng)
adj.
Not surprising; expected: unsurprising plot developments.

un′sur·pris′ing·ly adv.

unsurprising

(ˌʌnsəˈpraɪzɪŋ)
adj
(of an action, a decision, etc) that does not surprise one, because one would expect it to happen or be like it is
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unsurprising - not causing surpriseunsurprising - not causing surprise      
expected - considered likely or probable to happen or arrive; "prepared for the expected attack"
surprising - causing surprise or wonder or amazement; "the report shows a surprising lack of hard factual data"; "leaped up with surprising agility"; "she earned a surprising amount of money"

unsurprising

adjective predictable, expected, understandable, predicted, foreseeable, only to be expected, not unexpected It is unsurprising that he remains so hated.
Translations

unsurprising

[ˈʌnsəˈpraɪzɪŋ] ADJnada sorprendente

unsurprising

[ˌʌnsərˈpraɪzɪŋ] adjpas étonnant(e), pas surprenant(e)

unsurprising

adjwenig überraschend
References in classic literature ?
Since all acts of white men were surprises, the only surprise of action they could achieve for a black man would be the doing of an unsurprising thing.
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Giving the Supreme Court's unanimous judgment in London yesterday, Lord Kerr ruled it was "entirely unsurprising" prosecutors decided there could be a risk of a biased juror or jury.
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One Twitter user responded: "Astonishing (but sadly unsurprising) basic religious illiteracy from @UKLabour."
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THE elderly and disabled are the slowest to adopt basic internet skills so it is unsurprising their usage is the lowest.
The findings are both horrifying and utterly unsurprising to anyone who has followed the last decade of research on the subject.
On face value, this sounds perplexing but, in reality, it is unsurprising.
But after a few weeks of reflection shouldn't we all be ashamed that it was so unsurprising?