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Meaning of surprisingly by Wiktionary Dictionary

surprisingly


    Adverb

    surprisingly ( comparative more surprisingly, superlative most surprisingly )

    1. In a way that causes surprise because it is unexpected, or unusual .
      The house was surprisingly small for such a numerous family .
      Not surprisingly, the electrician didn't come at the time he had said .

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Explanation of surprisingly by Wordnet Dictionary

surprisingly


    Adverb
    1. in a surprising manner

    2. he was surprisingly friendly
    3. in an amazing manner