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Wiktionary4.6 / 5 votes

  1. expectedadjective

    unexpected, unlikely, surprising

  2. expectedadjective

    The expected storm never arrived.

    surprising, unexpected, unlikely

Princeton's WordNet3.5 / 2 votes

  1. expectedadjective

    considered likely or probable to happen or arrive

    "prepared for the expected attack"

    unhoped, unannounced, out of the blue(p), upset(a), unprovided for(p), unthought-of, unforeseen, unexpected, unpredicted, unhoped-for, unlooked-for, unanticipated, unthought, unheralded

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  1. Dana Soehn:

    It was a large, dominant male bear that fit the profile of the bear we expected to be responsible for the attack.

  2. Fetty Wap:

    Even if the album don't go anywhere, that doesn't mean nothing to me, i did what most people said I wouldn't do. And I overcame, I guess you could say, a lot of rookie boundaries. I just shot past what a lot of people expected. Selling the album is what I'm supposed to do in the music industry, not what I wanted to do.

  3. Sean Hannity:

    I wasn't expected to make it to October, and then to November, and then to December. And yet, here I am, and today, got some problems, but I'm feeling pretty good today.

  4. Joe Pavelski:

    Totally what we expected. Hes a heck of a goalie, i know everybody wants to write their things, but weve got a lot of belief in this guy. We played the right way tonight. It probably started with him and led the way out, but we were committed and helping him out a little bit. He made some great saves, especially that 2-on-1 there after they score. Game-saving save there. Thats what hes always done for us, hes made those key saves.

  5. Lawrence Yun:

    Even with a projected reduction in home sales this year, prices are expected to remain stable in the vast majority of the markets due to extremely limited supply.

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