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Unanticipated  adj.  See anticipated.

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"Unanticipated" Quotes from Famous Books

... English fleet in the Mediterranean cooperated in this important measure. By the threat of a bombardment they compelled the King of Naples to withdraw from the French and Spanish alliance. Thus Austria again planted her foot in Italy. This extraordinary and unanticipated success created the utmost joy and exultation in Vienna. The despondency of the French court was correspondingly great. A few months had totally changed the aspect of affairs. The allied troops were rapidly melting away, with none ...
— The Empire of Austria; Its Rise and Present Power • John S. C. Abbott

... it. That object of her high imagination belonged to the exquisite sphere of the feminine vision of the pure poetic, and she was vexed by the discord he threw between her long-cherished dream and her unanticipated realization of him, if indeed it was he presenting himself to her in his own character, and not trifling, or not passing through a phase of young ...
— The Shaving of Shagpat • George Meredith

Words linked to "Unanticipated" :   unforeseen, out of the blue, unlooked-for

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