Definition of 不意

ふいfui Inflection

adjectival noun / noun / ~の noun:

  • sudden; abrupt; unexpected; unforeseen

Example Sentences

Taken by surprise, I was at a loss for what to answer.
A contagious disease descended on the town.
I was about to leave when Mary appeared out of the blue.
We had unexpected visitors.
The fort was attacked by surprise.

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