not expected or anticipated; unhoped-for.
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How to use unhoped in a sentence
Both ladies evidently enjoyed the unhoped-for but well-deserved rest.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume II (of 3) | Charles James Wills
Stover slapped his foot on first base with the joy of unhoped-for victory.The Varmint | Owen Johnson
At this name, uttered in so thrilling a tone, the youth started and tottered, as if overcome by an unhoped-for happiness.File No. 113 | Emile Gaboriau
It was too completely unhoped for, too extraordinary, what had already happened, that he should ask for more.A Country Gentleman and his Family | Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
Had it not been advancement, progress, unhoped-for good fortune, that made him a member of that learned corporation?The Rector | Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant