suddenly Meaning, Definition & Usage
adverb happening unexpectedly
all of a sudden; of a sudden.
- suddenly she felt a sharp pain in her side
adverb quickly and without warning
short; dead; abruptly.
- he stopped suddenly
adverb on impulse; without premeditation
on the spur of the moment.
- he decided to go to Chicago on the spur of the moment
- he made up his mind suddenly