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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - Without advance planning; In a way that was not expected.

Usage examples (36)
  • He had come into his title unexpectedly, and made his new tenantry adore him.
  • Judith Viorst has turned what she calls unexpectedly 80.
  • A visitor will come in unexpectedly and keep them late, perhaps.
  • Henry: Supposing someone comes in unexpectedly when you're standing near it? for more
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