Definition of surprisingness in English:



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  • ‘Are we talking about some sort of information-theoretical density - the informativeness or surprisingness of someone's choices of words, phrase structures and ideas?’
  • ‘The images of the electric eel and the popping tangle of seaweed convey something of the speed and surprisingness of William's mind.’
  • ‘We can also estimate the surprisingness of applicability conjectures, by assessing how likely it is that a production rule step would produce very few models.’