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something unsurprising is what you expected
if something is predictable, it happens in the way that you would expect
used for saying that something is completely normal
someone who is predictable always behaves or reacts in the same way
in a way that you expected
used for saying that someone’s behaviour was what could normally be expected in that situation
in competitive cycling, the illegal use of motors on bikes in order to gain advantage over other riders
to carry the golf clubs for a golf player
be reversed; be as if it had never happened
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Free thesaurus definition of not making you feel surprised or amazed from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.