Search Result for "unexpectedly":
1. in a way that was not expected;
- Example: "her brother showed up at the wedding out of the blue"
[syn: unexpectedly, out of the blue]
2. without advance planning;
- Example: "they met accidentally"
[syn: by chance, accidentally, circumstantially, unexpectedly]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Unexpected \Un`ex*pect"ed\, a. Not expected; coming without warning; sudden. -- Un`ex*pect"ed*ly, adv. -- Un`ex*pect"ed*ness, n. [1913 Webster]