Definitions of surprisingly

  1. in a surprising manner; "he was surprisingly friendly" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

Usage examples for surprisingly

  1. Arsinoe now clapped her hands with delight, now had the mirror handed to her, and now, with all the frankness of a child, expressed her satisfaction not only with the costly clothes she wore, but with her own surprisingly grand appearance in them. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. The proportion of socialists is surprisingly large and is constantly growing. – Socialism: Positive and Negative by Robert Rives La Monte