unexpected

[uhn-ik-spek-tid]
adjective
not expected; unforeseen; surprising: an unexpected pleasure; an unexpected development.

Origin:
1580–90; un-1 + expect + -ed2

unexpectedly, adverb
unexpectedness, noun


unanticipated. See sudden.
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unexpected (ˌʌnɪkˈspɛktɪd)
 
adj
surprising or unforeseen
 
unex'pectedly
 
adv
 
unex'pectedness
 
n

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Word Origin & History

unexpected
c.1586, from un- (1) "not" + pp. of expect.
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Example sentences
But it has also, unexpectedly, revealed the fallibility of our own science.
The hyena unexpectedly lifts her head and drills her huge dark eyes into us.
The idea had got into his mind that he would some time die unexpectedly and
  always when he got into bed he thought of that.
We have unexpectedly advanced from the question of the causation of the
  psychoneuroses to the problem of its essence.
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