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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In the manner of one who is caught unaware.

Usage examples (40)
  • Verb (used with object) : Her beauty surprised me. ,We surprised the children raiding the cookie jar. ,to surprise the facts from the witness. ,to...
  • Noun : His announcement was a surprise to all
  • She smiled surprisedly, asked, “Do I get another shot?” and whacked it again.
  • "Then you haven't heard anything here?" looking from one to the other, surprisedly. for more
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