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abruptly

adverb

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with great suddenness
  • the car in front stopped abruptly, and we almost hit it

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The first known use of abruptly was in 1565

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“Abruptly.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/abruptly. Accessed 15 Jul. 2020.

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