Unexpected in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Unexpected

Not expected, anticipated or foreseen.

Short Example Sentences for Unexpected

  • 1. Then the unexpected happened. 🔊
  • 2. But he stayed her with an odd and unexpected question. 🔊
  • 3. An unexpected sound caused him to open them again. 🔊
  • 4. The other gave an unexpected squeal of mirth. 🔊
  • 5. This unexpected ill-tidings pricked him to the heart. 🔊
  • 6. More movements of his feet, and then unexpected warmth. 🔊
  • 7. It was all so unexpected to her that she was quite overwhelmed by it. 🔊
  • 8. A thought revealed an unexpected analogy between him and his victim. 🔊
  • 9. His familiar voice over the wire gave her an unexpected thrill. 🔊
  • 10. It is like a tear in a curtain revealing quite unexpected backgrounds. 🔊
  • 11. This was unexpected at this time of the night, but convenient as a guide. 🔊
  • 12. In after years an unforseen grouse harvest came in quite an unexpected manner. 🔊
  • 13. His face flushed a dull crimson with a sudden, unexpected shame. 🔊
  • 14. The question was so unexpected that Wickersham for a moment was confounded. 🔊
  • 15. It was so unexpected that Wickersham made no attempt to stop her. 🔊
  • 16. Danger lurks in unexpected places, even for Post Office cleaners. 🔊

How to use Unexpected in Sentences?

  • 1. The only striking feature of this beard is that it is productive of unexpected likenesses. 🔊
  • 2. The unexpected revelation of a deeper nature than most he had known astonished him. 🔊
  • 3. No absolutely unexpected revelation could have quite the same quality of shock. 🔊
  • 4. He was not a little alarmed when he found himself face to face with this unexpected guest. 🔊
  • 5. He was so taken aback at the unexpected event that he relaxed his hold on his captive. 🔊
  • 6. At his unexpected appearance there was a profound silence: no one dared to breathe. 🔊
  • 7. If any one had made an unexpected move just then, there would have been sudden death in that camp. 🔊
  • 8. The unexpected would have been if Germany had given any other account of herself. 🔊
  • 9. The change in his manner and tone was so great and so unexpected that Keith was amazed. 🔊
  • 10. Its production was certainly a very unexpected display of vigour on the Liberal side. 🔊
  • 11. She noted new lines in his face, an unexpected touch of gray in his boyish, curling hair. 🔊
  • 12. A yell of surprise burst from each chimpanzella as they successively recognised the unexpected arrival. 🔊
  • 13. The unexpected appearance of this document of warfare occasioned much speculation among my pacific companions. 🔊
  • 14. Then, with unexpected quickness, he swung lightly into the saddle and settled himself in the stirrups. 🔊
  • 15. Good fortune seldom comes pure and single, unattended by some troublesome or unexpected circumstance. 🔊
  • 16. I threw it into the arms of the young man's servant, who staggered under its unexpected weight. 🔊
  • 17. In this we went rapidly through galleries and dry chambers, and finally were propelled into the daylight with an unexpected velocity. 🔊
  • 18. He hoped that a little common, gossipy information would lay the ghost of that unexpected dinner-party. 🔊
  • 19. Norman's countenance changed a little at the unexpected words, for half a dozen men were around. 🔊