Definition Of sudden
occurring or done quickly and unexpectedly or without warning.
a sudden bright flash
sudden there swooped an eagle downward
Example Of sudden
An elderly monk presented with a sharp thoracic back pain of sudden onset and shortness of breath.
Antipsychotic drugs should also be considered in unexplained sudden deaths in psychotic patients.
At this altitude the wind would cause the carefully tended lawn to tremble with a chill, sudden and shocking.
Fans of the show understand that the most hilarious visual joke might immediately be followed by sudden tragedy.
Having a credit card can be invaluable if you have a sudden and unexpected expense, or even if you've just overspent.