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surprising

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  • adjunexpected
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Synonyms for surprising

adj unexpected
  • amazing
  • astonishing
  • extraordinary
  • remarkable
  • shocking
  • startling
  • stunning
  • sudden
  • unanticipated
  • unforeseen
  • unpredictable
  • wonderful
  • chance
  • electrifying
  • accidental
  • fortuitous
  • from left field
  • impulsive
  • out of the blue
  • unpredicted
  • without warning

Antonyms for surprising

  • expected
  • normal
  • ordinary
  • predictable
  • usual
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More words related to surprising

abrupt

adjective. happening suddenly and unexpectedly
  • hasty
  • hurried
  • jerky
  • precipitate
  • precipitous
  • quick
  • rushing
  • sudden
  • surprising
  • unanticipated
  • unceremonious
  • unexpected
  • unforeseen

extraordinary

adjective. strange and wonderful
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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