Meaning of “suddenly” in the English Dictionary

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"suddenly" in British English

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suddenlyadverb

uk /ˈsʌd.ən.li/ us /ˈsʌd.ən.li/

(Definition of “suddenly” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"suddenly" in American English

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suddenlyadverb

us /ˈsʌd·ən·li/

in a sudden way; very quickly or unexpectedly:

Suddenly, from somewhere behind us, a loud voice spoke out.
Carpenter suddenly felt dizzy.

(Definition of “suddenly” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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