Surprise

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Definition

a surprise: an unexpected event, development
noun

to surprise: to do something that another person does not expect
verb

Examples

  • "' The kangaroo says, 'at these prices, I'm not surprised."
  • "Glenn : Now don't sound so surprised, it's a lovely place."
  • "The modern world is full of surprises."
  • "The simple fact that Mr. Quincy keeps four different types of water in his office surprised me, but that he has memorized the daily menu of your cafeteria is a little bit frightening."
  • "Desmond : Surprised to see me, brother?"
  • "To thank you for your excellent work, I have a surprise for you."
  • "I can see by the look on your faces that you are surprised to see us, alive and well."
  • "- to come unexpectedly, as a total surprise"
  • "Bruno : Oh don't be so surprised Edward!"

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