|1.||[ adjective ] not expected or anticipated|
"unexpected guests" "unexpected news"
|Related terms:||expected upset unanticipated unprovided_for unhoped unannounced surprising|
|2.||[ adjective ] not foreseen|
"unsuspected difficulties arose" "unsuspected turnings in the road"
|3.||[ adjective ] causing surprise or amazement by not being expected|
"the curtains opened to reveal a completely unexpected scene"
|4.||[ adjective ] made necessary by an unexpected situation or emergency|
"a forced landing"
|5.||[ adjective ] not planned|
"an unexpected pregnancy"
|6.||[ adjective ] happening or coming quickly and without warning|
"a sudden unexpected development"