Definition of Sudden. Meaning of Sudden. Synonyms of Sudden

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Definition of Sudden

Sudden
Sudden Sud"den, n. An unexpected occurrence; a surprise. All of a sudden, On a sudden, Of a sudden, sooner than was expected; without the usual preparation; suddenly. How art thou lost! how on a sudden lost! --Milton. He withdrew his opposition all of a sudden. --Thackeray.
Sudden
Sudden Sud"den, a. [OE. sodian, sodein, OF. sodain, sudain, F. soudain, L. subitaneus, fr. subitus sudden, that has come unexpectedly, p. p. of subire to come on, to steal upon; sub under, secretly + ire to go. See Issue, and cf. Subitaneous.] 1. Happening without previous notice or with very brief notice; coming unexpectedly, or without the common preparation; immediate; instant; speedy. ``O sudden wo!' --Chaucer. ``For fear of sudden death.' --Shak. Sudden fear troubleth thee. --Job xxii. 10. 2. Hastly prepared or employed; quick; rapid. Never was such a sudden scholar made. --Shak. The apples of Asphaltis, appearing goodly to the sudden eye. --Milton. 3. Hasty; violent; rash; precipitate. [Obs.] --Shak. Syn: Unexpected; unusual; abrupt; unlooked-for. -- Sud"den*ly, adv. -- Sud"den*ness, n.
Sudden
Sudden Sud"den, adv. Suddenly; unexpectedly. [R.] Herbs of every leaf that sudden flowered. --Milton.

Meaning of Sudden from wikipedia

- James Green aka "Sudden" is a fictional character created by an English author Oliver Strange in the early 1930s as the hero of a series, originally published...
- Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), also known as cot death or crib death, is the sudden unexplained death of a child of less than one year of age. Diagnosis...
- Cardiac arrest is a sudden loss of blood flow resulting from the failure of the heart to effectively pump. Signs include loss of consciousness and abnormal...
- Sudden arrhythmic death syndrome (SADS) is a sudden unexpected death of adolescents and adults, mainly during sleep. One relatively common type is known...
- Sudden Death or Sudden death may refer to: Sudden cardiac death, natural death from cardiac causes Sudden cardiac death of athletes Sudden infant death...
- Sudden Strike is a series of real-time tactics video games set during World War II. The series is developed by Fireglow based in Russia and published by...
- Sudden Impact is a 1983 American action thriller and the fourth film in the Dirty Harry series, directed by Clint Eastwood (making it the only Dirty Harry...
- Sudden Fear Is a 1952 American film noir thriller directed by David Miller, and starring Joan Crawford and Jack Palance in a tale about a successful woman...
- Suddenly may refer to: Suddenly (1954 film), American film noir directed by Lewis Allen Suddenly (2002 film), Argentine film directed by Diego Lerman Suddenly...
- time vary between sports and even different competitions. Some may employ "sudden death", where the first player or team who scores immediately wins the game...
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