Related formsun·ex·pect·ed·ly, adverbun·ex·pect·ed·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for unexpected
Airline pilots are now slowly, too slowly, being given access to flight simulators able to reproduce sudden and unexpected upsets.
Now imagine that one day hope appeared, an unexpected opportunity to free yourself, to finally be yourself.The Insurance Company Promised a Gender Reassignment. Then They Made a Mistake.|James Joiner|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And the chord structure, for those of you who play an instrument, is unexpected and worth checking out.
During this time, Mailer also displayed an unexpected humility in the company of his fellow literary stars.Mailer’s Letters Pack a Punch and a Surprising Degree of Sweetness|Ronald K. Fried|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Return of the King had Smeagol, An Unexpected Journey featured Frodo and an older Bilbo.‘No Regrets’: Peter Jackson Says Goodbye to Middle-Earth|Alex Suskind|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I have plucked a bunch of leaves in an unexpected swoop in-shore.The Sea and the Jungle|H. M. Tomlinson
The words were so intense, so spontaneous and unexpected, that Loder took a step back.The Masquerader|Katherine Cecil Thurston
The wild animal, apparently stupified by her unexpected violence, was detained by her till despatched by a bullet.Sketches of the Natural History of Ceylon|J. Emerson Tennent
So Hans became another factor in the problem the unexpected had given Edith Nelson to solve.Love of Life|Jack London
That is a little longer than I calculated, but it was due to unexpected troubles.Through Space to Mars|Roy Rockwood