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Definition of 'out of the blue'

Adjective

  1. not anticipated; "unanticipated and disconcerting lines of development"- H.W.Glidden; "unforeseen circumstances"; "a virtue unlooked-for in people so full of energy"; "like a bolt out of the blue"
       Synonyms: unanticipated unforeseen unlooked-for

Adverb

  1. in a way that was not expected; "her brother showed up at the wedding out of the blue"
       Synonyms: unexpectedly


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