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Synonyms for unthought

so unexpected as to have not been imagined

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Let me propose that the possibility of a sexual relationship between Emily and Tobe proves not so much unthinkable as unthought.
It could be left unthought, though, if you never thought about it.
What is habitually unthought nonetheless may be thought, it belongs to the domain of what the community knows.
Some things are left unthought so we are not inconvenienced; others remain unthinkable lest we be undone altogether.
Sometimes the unthought is used to refer to the unthought of texts.
Past denials of women's access to the unthought are of continuing contemporary significance because arguments concerning women and reason and education similar to those Le Doeuff criticises continue to be made today, surprisingly often by feminists.
We need to see the significance of the unthought to the epistemic imaginary to prevent ourselves from repeating the same mistakes, to discover ways to reach the unthought, and to be creative and original in our thinking.
Topics unthought of a half century ago now get top billing.
Not an object of art-historical study but a revelation when unthought things were piling up awaiting their turn at the writer's table, waiting because the words were going one way but the music another.
Of course this works best when unthought and unsaid.
It may not be dear to the person what he [or she] has discovered but the picturing inside the mind of some person or event has the integrity of memory rather than the fracture of hallucination," notes Bollas about the condition in The Shadow of the Object: Psychoanalysis of the Unthought Known (New York: Columbia University Press, 1987): 271.
Americans historically have had distaste for politicians, but teenagers today have witnessed political sordidness unthought of only a generation ago:
On the other hand, the Japanese economy has offset those losses by creating whole new industries unthought of 20 years ago.
Today the Georgian TV station, Moambe, is producing documentaries on food and cigarette shortages-projects unthought of a year ago.
New business models require an organization to open up its information resources to a previously unthought of degree.