unexpectedly

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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
adverb
1. (surprisingly)
a. de improviso
The Secretary of State arrived unexpectedly at the war zone.El Secretario de Estado llegó de improviso a la zona en guerra.
b. inesperadamente
The fire alarm went off unexpectedly just as I was starting a test at school.La alarma de incendios sonó inesperadamente justo cuando empezaba un examen en la escuela.
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unexpectedly [ˈʌnɪksˈpektɪdlɪ]
adverb
[+arrive] de improviso; sin avisar; [+happen] inesperadamente; de repente; [+die] repentinamente; inesperadamente
there was an unexpectedly high turnout of voters se produjo una asistencia de votantes inesperadamente alta
/an unexpectedly strong gust of wind/ drove him back this was actors' jargon for anything which happened unexpectedly during a performance the Gulf War did not happen unexpectedly
not unexpectedly, he failed como era de esperar, suspendió
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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