unforeseen Definition

not anticipated or predicted.

Using unforeseen: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "unforeseen" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The company faced unforeseen challenges during the project.

  • Example

    The storm caused unforeseen delays in our travel plans.

  • Example

    The sudden resignation of the CEO was an unforeseen event.

unforeseen Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for unforeseen

Antonyms for unforeseen


Summary: unforeseen in Brief

The term 'unforeseen' [ˌʌnfɔːˈsiːn] refers to something that was not anticipated or predicted. It is often used to describe unexpected challenges, delays, or events, as in 'The company faced unforeseen challenges during the project.' 'Unforeseen' is an adjective with synonyms like 'unexpected' and 'unanticipated,' and antonyms like 'foreseeable' and 'predictable.'