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i adjective (negative)

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Root Words:

[おも()·い + かけ + ない]
omoi + kake + nai

English Meaning(s) for 思いがけない

i adjective (negative)
  1. unexpected; contrary to expectations; by chance; casual

Definition and Synonyms for 思いがけない

Unexpected not expected or anticipated
Synonyms: ひょんな, もってのほか, 不意, 予想外, 予期しない, 出し抜く, 出し抜け, 心外, 思う, 思わぬ, 思いがけない, 思いもよらない, 意外, 意想外, 慮外
Out Of The Blue not anticipated
Synonyms: にわか, 不意, 予想外, 出し抜く, 出し抜け, 唐突, 思いがけない, 意外, 意想外, 打ち付ける, 突然
Casual occurring or appearing or singled out by chance
Synonyms: 偶発的, 思いがけない

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Conjugations for 思いがけない

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Sample Sentences for 思いがけない

I met him quite unexpectedly.
The jewel was found in an unlikely place.
His death was a bolt from the blue.
A slip of tongue will often lead us to unexpected results.
To believe that an unexpected big fortune will come your way is to build a castle in Spain.

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