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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Unexpected  \Un`ex*pect"ed\,  a. 
  Not  expected;  coming  without  warning;  sudden.  -- 
  {Un`ex*pect"ed*ly},  adv  --  {Un`ex*pect"ed*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  unexpected 
  adj  1:  not  expected  or  anticipated;  "unexpected  guests"; 
  "unexpected  news"  [ant:  {expected}] 
  2:  not  foreseen;  "unsuspected  difficulties  arose";  "unsuspected 
  turnings  in  the  road" 
  3:  made  necessary  by  an  unexpected  situation  or  emergency;  "a 
  forced  landing"  [syn:  {forced}] 
  4:  causing  surprise  or  amazement  by  not  being  expected;  "the 
  curtains  opened  to  reveal  a  completely  unexpected  scene" 
  5:  not  planned;  "an  unexpected  pregnancy" 
  6:  happening  or  coming  quickly  and  without  warning;  "a  sudden 
  unexpected  development"  [syn:  {unforeseen}] 




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