unhoped
adjective Date: 14th century archaic not hoped for or expected

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Unhoped — Un*hoped , a. Not hoped or expected. With unhoped success. Dryden. [1913 Webster] Blessings of friends, which to my door Unasked, unhoped, have come. J. N. Newman. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • unhoped — ► ADJECTIVE (unhoped for) ▪ exceeding hope or expectation …   English terms dictionary

  • unhoped — /un hohpt /, adj. Archaic. not expected or anticipated; unhoped for. [1325 75; ME; see UN 1, HOPE, ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • unhoped — adjective (unhoped for) exceeding hope or expectation …   English new terms dictionary

  • unhoped — adj. not hoped for, unexpected, not anticipated …   English contemporary dictionary

  • unhoped — un·hoped …   English syllables

  • unhoped — adj. (foll. by for) not hoped for or expected …   Useful english dictionary

  • unhoped-for — [unhōpt′fôr΄] adj. not hoped for; unexpected [an unhoped for advantage]: also Now Rare unhoped …   English World dictionary

  • Unhoped-for — Un*hoped for, a. Unhoped; unexpected. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • unhoped-for — unhoped′ for adj. unexpected; unanticipated • Etymology: 1590–1600 …   From formal English to slang

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