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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of happening with headlong haste or without warning.

Usage examples (36)
  • I can only recall the suddenness with which she stooped and the colour of the cloak she wore.
  • But doesn't it also have to do with the "suddenness" of accidents (car wrecks or otherwise)?
  • Friday Street with a suddenness which is a delight.
  • Michael Jackson's parents are struggling to cope with the "suddenness" of his death. for more
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