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Emotional ImpactPlay
The word 'sudden' often implies a sense of shock or surprise that may affect emotions. SlideThe sudden news of her friend's accident left her feeling numb.
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Not PredictablePlay
'Sudden' is used when an event occurs without any signs that it was going to happen. SlideHer sudden departure from the party surprised everyone.
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Unexpected ChangePlay
Use 'sudden' to describe quick changes that no one saw coming. SlideThe stock market experienced a sudden drop today.