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He preferred the chance of a row with the populace to his unwished for splendor.The Secret of the Silver Car|Wyndham Martyn
The imagination is rebelliously evil, often uncontrollable; and the thought rose up unbidden and unwished for.Trevlyn Hold|Mrs. Henry Wood
Then she thought of Dad, and though still dismal, unwished the wish, and was content to remain a girl.A Little Bush Maid|Mary Grant Bruce
Hermia refused to submit to an "unwished yoke," and fled from Athens with Lysander.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
When you see apparent irregularities—unexpected and unwished for—deem them to be rightly done.Chaucer's Translation of Boethius's 'De Consolatione Philosophiae'|Geoffrey Chaucer