sin previo aviso
sin previo aviso
phrase
1. (general) 
Estaba hablando conmigo y, sin previo aviso, se dio la vuelta y se marchó.She was talking to me, and without prior warning, she turned round and left.
Empezó a llover sin previo aviso y, claro, yo no tenía paraguas.It started to rain without warning, and of course, I didn't have an umbrella.
Le despidieron sin previo aviso cuando acababa de comprarse una casa.They fired him without notice when he'd just bought a house.
Se presentó en mi casa sin previo aviso a las dos de la mañana.He turned up at my place out of the blue at two o'clock in the morning.
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