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意料之外
Main
English Definitioncontrary to expectation; unexpected
Simplified Script意料之外
Traditional ScriptSame
Pinyinyìliào zhīwài
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄧˋ ㄌㄧㄠˋ ㄓ ㄨㄞˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ji3liu6 zi1ngoi6
Word Decomposition
意料yìliàoto anticipate; to expect
之外zhīwàioutside; excluding

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Words With Same Head Word    
意料之中yìliào zhīzhōngto come as no surprise; as expected
Words With Same Tail Word    
除此之外chú cǐ zhīwàiapart from this; in addition to this
除之外chú zhīwàibating
千里之外qiānlǐ zhīwàithousand miles distant
世界之外shìjiè zhīwàiultramundane
除了之外chúle zhīwàiexcept
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