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Idioms for sudden
Origin of sudden
synonym study for sudden
OTHER WORDS FROM suddensud·den·ly, adverbsud·den·ness, noun
Words nearby sudden
Example sentences from the Web for sudden
All of a sudden, political videos have started to appear across all categories — humor, beauty, sport.Daily Crunch: TikTok becomes a political battleground in Russia|Anthony Ha|February 11, 2021|TechCrunch
Thanks to Google's sudden disinterest in iOS app updates, the messages were showing even when users had the latest, two-month-old updates of these Google apps.Google flags its iOS apps as “out of date” after two months of neglect|Ron Amadeo|February 11, 2021|Ars Technica
As rescue workers search for more than 100 people who are still missing, officials and scientists are trying to unravel the causes of the sudden flood.Three things to know about the disastrous flood in India|Carolyn Gramling|February 9, 2021|Science News
The metaphor of “wildfire” became common in descriptions of the disease, especially “flare-ups” as countries that initially brought down their infection rates faced sudden surges of infection.The virus caused more than a pandemic. It set us all ablaze.|Philip Kennicott|February 5, 2021|Washington Post
The curriculum they covered was truncated in response to the sudden closure of schools in March, when the public health emergency slammed the nation.
Because they stopped and I thought, “OK, that makes sense,” and then all of a sudden I saw another issue!Coffee Talk with Fred Armisen: On ‘Portlandia,’ Meeting Obama, and Taylor Swift’s Greatness|Marlow Stern|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Investigators will focus on whether the sudden emergency was so extreme that no degree of pilot skill would have helped.Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly?|Clive Irving|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Airline pilots are now slowly, too slowly, being given access to flight simulators able to reproduce sudden and unexpected upsets.
People will always scratch and save if a sudden burst of unrestrained pleasure can be purchased.
Liu had been married just two months before and his wife now stood in this Brooklyn hospital, a sudden widow because of a madman.
The noise of his slumbers culminated in a sudden, choking grunt, and abruptly ceased.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
The sudden pall of darkness in this strange house of mystery was just a tiny bit awesome.The Boarded-Up House|Augusta Huiell Seaman
While you were admiring the long roll of the wave, a sudden spray would be dashed over you, and make you catch your breath!Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
They were a well-matched pair; iron-nerved, both of them, the sort of men to face sudden death open-eyed and unafraid.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Aristide, aglow with a sudden impudent inspiration, leant across the marble table.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
British Dictionary definitions for sudden
Derived forms of suddensuddenness, noun
Word Origin for sudden
Idioms and Phrases with sudden
see all of a sudden.