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suddenly

adverb
 
 
/ˈsʌd.ən.li/
quickly and unexpectedly
突然;猛地,驟然
"Do you remember much about the accident?" "No, it all happened so suddenly."
「你還記得事故是怎麼回事嗎?」「不記得了,事情發生得太突然。」
I was just dozing off to sleep when suddenly I heard a scream from outside.
我正昏昏欲睡的時候,突然聽到外面一聲尖叫。
I suddenly realised what I'd said, but it was too late.
我突然意識到自己說了甚麼,不過為時已晚。
Not expected or planned
Translations of “suddenly”
in Korean 갑자기…
in Arabic فَجأةً…
in Portuguese subitamente, de repente…
in Catalan de sobte…
in Japanese 突然に, 急に…
in Italian improvvisamente, di colpo…
in Russian внезапно, вдруг…
in Turkish beklenmedik ve hızlı bir şekilde, birden, birdenbire…
in Chinese (Simplified) 突然, 猛地,骤然…
in Polish nagle…
(Definition of suddenly from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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