Usage examples for sudden

  1. She could not speak; she just looked up and smiled, but the smile seemed to mean more than words, for it brought the sudden tears to Mrs. Redding's eyes. – Lovey Mary by Alice Hegan Rice
  2. All of a sudden he wasn't laughing at all. – Fairy Prince and Other Stories by Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
  3. He made a sudden movement. – The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  4. Then a sudden change for the better came. – A Book Of German Lyrics by Various
  5. " Just a little better," he said, with a sudden change of look, in answer to Lady Winterbourne's question. – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  6. Sudden dizzinesses seized my head. – The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the Abolition of the African Slave-Trade, by the British Parliament (1839) by Thomas Clarkson
  7. This is rather sudden. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1907 to 1908 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  8. I came here so sudden. – The Master of the Ceremonies by George Manville Fenn
  9. And with that I sat up of a sudden, listening. – Foe-Farrell by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  10. I wonder, I began, struck by a sudden thought, if it will prove quite the same thing in my own case. – The Guest of Quesnay by Booth Tarkington
  11. Something must have occurred to account for this sudden change. – East of the Shadows by Mrs. Hubert Barclay
  12. A sudden light flashed upon her. – The Happiest Time of Their Lives by Alice Duer Miller
  13. She had felt puzzled at the quiet marriage, and the sudden home- coming. – Wife in Name Only by Charlotte M. Braeme (Bertha M. Clay)
  14. " There's sudden death in that. – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  15. You see, it's so sudden. – Miss Mackenzie by Anthony Trollope
  16. Why this sudden change? – 1914 by John French, Viscount of Ypres
  17. It had been that way from the first when the sudden loss of both father and mother had thrown him upon Aunt Dolly's care. – Every Man for Himself by Hopkins Moorhouse
  18. It 's certainly sudden. – Captain Dieppe by Anthony Hope
  19. I'll put a sudden stop to that.... – Youth Challenges by Clarence B Kelland
  20. Why, this sudden bad news. – Bird of Paradise by Ada Leverson