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OTHER WORDS FROM abruptab·rupt·ly, adverbab·rupt·ness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for abrupt
What’s more, halfway through the season, Bridgerton upends the entire idea that it’s an alternate history with an abrupt, disconnected scene, in which we realize that Charlotte is not the solo reigning British monarch.
Ma’s abrupt disappearance from the TV show has drawn scrutiny because it came days after he delivered a now infamous speech to the Bund Summit in Shanghai.Is Jack Ma missing? The rumors alone represent a chilling new message from Beijing|claychandler|January 5, 2021|Fortune
After the last ice age, human colonization of Greenland surged with a period of warming only to sharply contract again during a period of abrupt cooling.The Big Thaw: How Russia Could Dominate a Warming World|by Abrahm Lustgarten, photography by Sergey Ponomarev|December 16, 2020|ProPublica
The abrupt resolution upends the investigation on which she had spent nearly a decade.Harvard students told a lurid tale of murder. Was it true?|Marin Cogan|December 11, 2020|Washington Post
The move, announced by New York Mayor Bill de Blasio on Sunday, is an abrupt change from a previous plan that forced the entire school system to close just 10 days ago.The Health 202: Obese Americans could be prioritized for coronavirus vaccine|Paige Winfield Cunningham|November 30, 2020|Washington Post
Given the abruptness of his departure, he may yet have to decide himself, aides and friends say.
Though the abruptness of his conduct startled me, I could not but regard him with some admiration.
Charley's words were verified, and Ida blamed herself severely for her cruel abruptness.Alone|Marion Harland
Climbing out of the train Stanton stood for a second rubbing his eyes at the final abruptness and unreality of it all.Molly Make-Believe|Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
We must remember the unexampled abruptness of the Arabian revolution.
His voice broke in suddenly on her swift, tumultuous thoughts, making her start with its cold abruptness.A Dreadful Temptation|Mrs. Alex. McVeigh Miller