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surprise, surprise

Said ironically of or in a situation in which something very predictable has happened. A: "I somehow managed to break yet another phone!" B: "Surprise, surprise! How many does that make it this year?" I was telling Sarah about going to the movies with my friend Jess, and surprise, surprise, she launched into another fit of jealousy.
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A SIX-YEAR-OLD is to receive a new wheelchair after his mum appeared on TV's Surprise Surprise.
I knew I had to give her her own Surprise Surprise.
SURPRISE SURPRISE (ITV, tonight, 8pm) HOLLY Willoughby returns with a new series rewarding some of the country's most deserving and big-hearted people with spectacular surprises.
best family SURPRISE SURPRISE (ITV, tonight, 8pm) HOLLY Willoughby returns with a new series rewarding some of the country's most deserving and big-hearted people with spectacular surprises.
In 2012, she began hosting a revived version of Surprise Surprise.
Tear-jerking scenes as Holly Willoughby welcomed caring Nicole Scherzinger to ITV's tsunami of sob stories Surprise Surprise and we all admired a lovely lady who writes inspirational letters to the sick and the needy.
Newseries SURPRISE SURPRISE Wed ITV 8pm How do you follow up making the song of the year?
For Pharrell Williams, it's to burst out of a flashmob, dancing to Happy in front of a shocked fan being filmed for Surprise Surprise.
EVENT The charming Holly Willoughby is the ideal presenter for this Mother's Day special of Surprise Surprise, rewarding extraordinary mums in the UK.
IN a Mother's Day edition of Surprise Surprise Holly Willoughby shines the spotlight on special mums.
The 32-year-old singer goes undercover as a waitress at London's Savoy Hotel to meet her fan James Colbourn for the Christmas special of ITV's Surprise Surprise.
SURPRISE SURPRISE ITV1, 7pm This heart-warming series is drawing to a close, so what do we think to Ms Willoughby's impression of Cilla Black?
HOLLY WILLOUGHBY is hoping for a lorra lorra laughs - and tears of joy - as she steps into her "hero" Cilla Black's shoes to present Surprise Surprise.
BJ, Lancaster What a surprise Surprise, surprise, Paddy Brennan wouldn't swap Khyber Kim.