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Synonyms for expectedex·pect·ed

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  1. expectedadjective

    Antonyms:
    unexpected, unlikely, surprising

  2. expectedadjective

    The expected storm never arrived.

    Antonyms:
    surprising, unexpected, unlikely

Princeton's WordNet

  1. expectedadjective

    considered likely or probable to happen or arrive

    "prepared for the expected attack"

    Antonyms:
    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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How to use expected in a sentence?

  1. Richard Olton:

    When I held you in my arms at your baptism, I wanted it to be a fresh start, for you to be more complete than we had ever been ourselves, but I wonder if we expected too much.

  2. Jim Baird:

    The damage caused by any recession tends to be rapid, while the healing process often takes years, the unprecedented speed and magnitude of this contraction is being followed by an exceptionally rapid restart, but one that is not surprisingly already showing clear signs of slowing. That should be expected to continue.

  3. Mark Kelly:

    I expected this to not be easy. A year is a long time, you have to pace yourself.

  4. Philipp Heck:

    We have more young grains than we expected, our hypothesis is that the majority of those grains, which are 4.9 to 4.6 billion years old, formed in an episode of enhanced star formation. There was a time before the start of the solar system when more stars formed than normal.

  5. Anatole Broyard:

    There was a time when we expected nothing of our children but obedience, as opposed to the present, when we expect everything of them but obedience.

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