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Definition 1: in a way that was not expected - [adverb denoting all]

Samples where out of the blue or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • her brother showed up at the wedding out of the blue

Synonyms for out of the blue in the sense of this definition

Definition 2: not anticipated - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where out of the blue or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • unanticipated and disconcerting lines of development
  • unforeseen circumstances
  • a virtue unlooked-for in people so full of energy
  • like a bolt out of the blue
  • unseen problems

Synonyms for out of the blue in the sense of this definition

(out of the blue is similar to ...) not expected or anticipated

"unexpected guests" "unexpected news"

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