Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Occurring without warning; unforeseen.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Not expected; not looked for; unforeseen; sudden: often used substantively with the definite article: as, it is the unexpected that happens.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Not expected; coming without warning; sudden.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Not expected, anticipated or foreseen.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective not expected or anticipated

Etymologies

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un- +‎ expected

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