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suddenly

Pronunciation: /ˈsʌdnli/

Translation of suddenly in Spanish:

adverb/adverbio

  • 1.1 (unexpectedly) de repente, de pronto 1.2 (abruptly) bruscamente
    Example sentences
    • He was looking better than he had in a long time, so it was a terrible shock that he died so suddenly.
    • Friends of a young mother who died suddenly are gearing up to raise cash for her son.
    • Auden spent much of the last years of his life in Oxford, and died suddenly in Vienna.

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