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synonyms for unanticipated

  • hasty
  • hurried
  • precipitous
  • quick
  • sudden
  • surprising
  • unexpected
  • unforeseen
  • jerky
  • precipitate
  • rushing
  • unceremonious
  • unforeseen
  • accidental
  • chance
  • dependent
  • incidental
  • probable
  • casual
  • controlled by
  • fluky
  • fortuitous
  • haphazard
  • likely
  • odd
  • probably
  • random
  • subject to
  • uncertain
  • unexpected
  • unforeseeable
  • unpredictable

antonyms for unanticipated

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  • expected
  • lazy
  • slow
  • at ease
  • calm
  • deliberate
  • expansive
  • gradual
  • kind
  • leisurely
  • nice
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        How to use unanticipated in a sentence

        You need to recognize the fact that something unanticipated could happen.
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        Its creators hope to define objects in a way that’s useful now but flexible enough to accommodate the unanticipated uses mathematicians might have for these objects.
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        These microscopic air bags “have so many uses that were totally unanticipated,” Shapiro says.
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        The example resonates because wars, like pandemics, create dramatic, unanticipated needs for medical innovations.
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        There are many mysteries of marriage, quite unanticipated by the bachelor before he changes his state.
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        These came in their order, and with them, unanticipated tarnishings on the first bright perfection of our relations.
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        This unanticipated exclamation astonished and delighted me, especially when I recognized, by the sound of her voice, Old Rachel.
        THE SHEEPFOLD AND THE COMMON, VOL. II (OF 2)TIMOTHY EAST
        It was very sudden—entirely unanticipated—although I had been suspecting disease of the heart.
        HUBERT'S WIFEMINNIE MARY LEE
        For it was a charm; an actual feminine, an unanticipated personal, charm; past reach of tongue to name, wordless in thought.
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        The break came on the uprush of the unanticipated reinforcements.
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        WORDS RELATED TO UNANTICIPATED

        • hasty
        • hurried
        • jerky
        • precipitate
        • precipitous
        • quick
        • rushing
        • sudden
        • surprising
        • unanticipated
        • unceremonious
        • unexpected
        • unforeseen
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