unforeseen

All Adjective
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  • If, for some unforeseen reason, this character is actually chosen, development may be quite difficult.
  • For it would seem that things occur suddenly when they are unforeseen. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part II-II (Secunda Secundae), by Thomas Aquinas
  • Through unforeseen circumstances, the queen's departure was long after the time originally intended. Cited from The Mysteries of All Nations, by James Grant
  • However, due to unforeseen circumstances they had to drop out of the tour.
  • The event has not been released on video due to "unforeseen legal and contract problems."
  • He little thought that the most unforeseen of circumstances had just restored him to liberty. Cited from Dick Sand, by Jules Verne
  • Somewhere, at some unforeseen moment, his chance might still come to him. Cited from Phantom Wires, by Arthur Stringer
  • It was an unforeseen event; Things took a turn he never meant. Cited from Poems (Volume II), by Jonathan Swift
  • I began to consider for myself the best way to cut short these unforeseen complications. Cited from French and Oriental Love in a Harem, by Mario Uchard
  • In February he got a week's leave -- sudden, unforeseen and special leave. Cited from The Tree of Heaven, by May Sinclair
  • This also includes any unforeseen conditions such as historical artifacts or environment problems.
  • He lived there tranquilly until an unforeseen incident brought him once more before the world.
  • The main effect of the battle was unforeseen: the large loss of German transport aircraft.
  • Through some unforeseen difficulty at the first visit, many of the natives were away. Cited from By Canoe and Dog-Train, by Egerton Ryerson Young
  • Though he was personally brave, he did not like war and its unforeseen issues. Cited from A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times, V.3 of 6, by Guizot
  • I understand just how you felt when your plans were thwarted by an unforeseen incident. Cited from A Texas Matchmaker, by Andy Adams
  • But the final result of that incident was as unforeseen as the shot itself. Cited from The Soul of a Child, by Edwin Bjorkman
  • She had brought the water, and was equally prepared for a want unforeseen. Cited from Port of Adventure, by Charles N. Williamson and Alice M. Williamson
  • Would some unforeseen circumstance shut him off this evening again from this very proper use of time and opportunity? Cited from The Grandissimes, by George Washington Cable
  • At any moment something quite unforeseen might take place, and cause a complete upheaval of all his plans. Cited from In the Days of Chivalry, by Evelyn Everett-Green
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