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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SUDDENNESS

The suddenness of it all held Mary voiceless for long seconds.

Then he disappeared with a suddenness that made the colonel and Dick gasp.

He was stunned by the suddenness of the catastrophe that had overtaken them.

Moreover, the suddenness of the call alarmed her and raised doubts.

Polly sat still in her chair, dazed by the suddenness and injustice of it.

Or hadn't they been prepared for the suddenness of his departure?

The suddenness of the attack flung the Spaniard into confusion.

Then he dropped the easy, bantering manner with a suddenness that was startling.

They were indeed more awed by the suddenness of his death than grieved at his loss.

The man obeyed, with the suddenness of a jack-in-the-box, and stood as if petrified.

RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR SUDDENNESS

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.