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One entry found for sudden.
Main Entry: sudĚden
Pronunciation: primarystresssschwad-schwan
Function: adjective
1 a : happening or coming unexpectedly <a sudden shower> b : changing angle or character all at once <a sudden turn in the road> <a sudden descent to the sea>
2 : marked by or showing haste <a sudden decision>
3 : made or brought about in a short time <a sudden cure>
- sudĚdenĚly adverb
- sudĚdenĚness /primarystresssschwad-schwan-(n)schwas/ noun
- all of a sudden : sooner than was expected : SUDDENLY

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