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come from nowhere

To arrive or emerge unexpectedly. That car came from nowhere, and by the time I saw it, I couldn't stop. I wasn't expecting this job offer at all—it really came from nowhere.
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come from nowhere

to come as a surprise with no warning. The dogs came from nowhere and attacked my cat. The whole set of problems came from nowhere. There was no way we could have foreseen them.
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How are you supposed to see them when they are dressed all in black, with no lights on their bikes, coming from nowhere straight into your path?
He also won the last Route du Rhum on a Class 40, so he is not coming from nowhere and it will be good to have his feedback on our boat.
Clare were after coming from nowhere to win their All-Irelands in 1995 and 1997 and a lot of stuff went on generally that was pretty unsavoury.
On the playing side, Galvin reckons their work rate dipped in 2014 and 2015 after coming from nowhere to take the 2013 All-Ireland.
MANY of us will have experienced the sensation of hearing sounds that seem to be coming from nowhere other than deep inside our own heads and ears - perhaps a high-pitched ringing, or hissing sound.
it could suggest that UKIP has a chance of coming from nowhere and winning the seats for themselves.
But all that fortuity can't be coming from nowhere.
The takes are exciting with fish coming from nowhere to attack your offerings, sometimes slashing at them wildly, other times taking them deliberately.
Aarons has been the surprise star of the summer for Newcastle, coming from nowhere to stake a claim for the first-team squad despite having never played a minute of senior football.
In his last election victory speech he said that he delivered a knockout blow in Bradford West coming from nowhere to win the seat with a huge 36 percent swing.
He did it well last year after coming from nowhere and he will be more prepared because he has that experience of another year behind him.
Bondarenko, coming from nowhere, has dominated the current season, starting with a victory in the Doha Diamond League in May.
Aurora's Encore was the surprise winner of the Grand National, coming from nowhere to take victory by a clear eight lengths.
Many people say it was their prayers that led to water coming from nowhere.
The flying winger was then in action at the other end of the pitch, coming from nowhere to haul down Morgan on the line, denying the Bridgend man a stunning length-of-the-field score.