Usage examples for unexpected

  1. And what was the reason of this unexpected visit? – Zarlah the Martian by R. Norman Grisewood
  2. The Duke of Guise and his followers were quite bewildered by this unexpected step. – Henry IV, Makers of History by John S. C. Abbott
  3. " Sure," he replied, as much as to say that the visit was not unexpected. – The Dwelling Place of Light, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  4. Her unexpected words brought a startled gasp from the spectators. – The Executioner by Frank Riley
  5. My sudden and unexpected appearance had frightened her. – Kent Knowles: Quahaug by Joseph C. Lincoln
  6. It will be at least- unexpected- coming from me! – Space Platform by Murray Leinster
  7. What I heard was so unexpected, so terrible. – Artists' Wives by Alphonse Daudet
  8. The unexpected has happened! – Grace Harlowe's Senior Year at High School or The Parting of the Ways by Jessie Graham Flower
  9. When she looked around again, an unexpected sight met her eyes. – The Log School-House on the Columbia by Hezekiah Butterworth
  10. This was something entirely unexpected. – The Path of Duty, and Other Stories by H. S. Caswell
  11. Altogether it was a strange and unexpected place. – Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Vol III. by John Symonds
  12. " I wish to buy me a dress," was her unexpected reply. – That Affair Next Door by Anna Katharine Green
  13. It was an unexpected discovery of northern produce, and " the estate" gathered interest in their eyes. – What's Mine's Mine V1 by George MacDonald
  14. Towards the end of the fair I received a very unexpected visit from the fair Madame Castelbajac. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  15. He ran about in every direction; he was beside himself with delight; discovering every moment something new and unexpected. – Gritli's Children by Johanna Spyri
  16. But one morning he showed up unexpected. – Cape Cod Stories The Old Home House by Joseph C. Lincoln
  17. Then he said: My dear Louisa, this is quite unexpected! – The Heart of a Woman by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
  18. We had been talking, and the sight of that building, so unexpected, startled us into silence. – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various
  19. When she returned to her unexpected guest, Helen found him in conversation with McWilliams. – Wyoming, a Story of the Outdoor West by William MacLeod Raine
  20. Cyril was a little confused at the unexpected question. – When London Burned by G. A. Henty