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There's something about the shape that a poem takes in my mind before I write it that has to do with suddenness.
Dana Goodyear

Meaning of "suddenness" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SUDDENNESS

suddenness  [ˈsʌdənnɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SUDDENNESS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Suddenness is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SUDDENNESS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of suddenness in the English dictionary

The definition of suddenness in the dictionary is the condition of happening quickly and unexpectedly.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SUDDENNESS


barrenness
ˈbærənnɪs
commonness
ˈkɒmənnɪs
evenness
ˈiːvənnɪs
fineness
ˈfaɪnnɪs
genuineness
ˈdʒenjʊɪnnɪs
greenness
ˈɡriːnnɪs
leanness
ˈliːnnɪs
meanness
ˈmiːnnɪs
oneness
ˈwʌnnɪs
openness
ˈəʊpənnɪs
outspokenness
ˌaʊtˈspəʊkənnɪs
plainness
ˈpleɪnnɪs
proneness
ˈprəʊnnɪs
rottenness
ˈrɒtnnɪs
sternness
ˈstɜːnnɪs
stubbornness
ˈstʌbənnɪs
sullenness
ˈsʌlənnɪs
thinness
ˈθɪnnɪs
unevenness
ʌnˈiːvənnɪs
wantonness
ˈwɒntənnɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SUDDENNESS

sudd
sudden
sudden adult death syndrome
sudden cardiac death
sudden death
sudden death syndrome
sudden infant death syndrome
sudden-wealth syndrome
suddenly
suddenty
sudder
Sudeten
Sudeten Mountains
Sudetenland
Sudetes
sudoku
sudor
sudoral
sudoriferous

WORDS THAT END LIKE SUDDENNESS

betweenness
brazenness
brokenness
brownness
business
drunkenness
dunness
foreignness
givenness
goldenness
Guinness
hiddenness
humanness
keenness
McGuinness
oftenness
soddenness
tyranness
uncertainness
uncleanness
vainness

Synonyms and antonyms of suddenness in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «suddenness» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SUDDENNESS

Find out the translation of suddenness to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of suddenness from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «suddenness» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

突然
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

repentino
570 millions of speakers

English

suddenness
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

चंचलता
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

فجائية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

внезапность
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

suddenness
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আকস্মিকতা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

soudaineté
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tiba-tiba
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Plötzlichkeit
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

突然
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

갑작
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Dumadakan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sự xảy ra
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

திடீரென்று
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आकस्मिकता
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ani olma
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

subitaneità
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

nagłość
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

раптовість
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

bruschețe
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αναπάντεχο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

skielike
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

plötslig
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

suddenness
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of suddenness

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SUDDENNESS»

The term «suddenness» is normally little used and occupies the 112.707 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SUDDENNESS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about suddenness

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QUOTES WITH «SUDDENNESS»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word suddenness.
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Dana Goodyear
There's something about the shape that a poem takes in my mind before I write it that has to do with suddenness.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SUDDENNESS»

Discover the use of suddenness in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to suddenness and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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How to See the Holy Spirit, Angels, and Demons: Ignatius of ...
more important than suddenness in discerning whether a consolation came from the Holy Spirit. First, Ignatius uses a particular sequence to present the “good” and “bad” moral nature of the spiritsas elementary indicators for discerning ...
Gordon James Klingenschmitt
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The Suddenness of Christ's Coming, Consider'd and Improv'd: ...
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
James Strong, 2011
3
Fathering Your Father: The Zen of Fabrication in Tang Buddhism
SUDDEN MASTER-MAKING Besides seeing what Du Fei has done with Huike's arm, we need to recognize how he has inserted suddenness into this scene, a suddenness that had not been in Daoxuan's version. In the above passage, Du Fei ...
Alan Cole, 2009
4
Continuing Bonds: New Understandings of Grief
The discriminant function analysis using the remaining eight variables showed closeness and suddenness to be predictive of membership in groups (Wilks' Lambda = .69, F(6,94) = 3.27, p < .01). These two variables accounted for 84% of the ...
Dennis Klass, Phyllis R. Silverman, Steven Nickman, 2014
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Metrobiology - a Study of Life in the City
Monday, August 17, 2009 Daily Bible reading guide Morning: Job 19,20 Evening: Psalm 7,8 THE GOD OF SUDDENNESS What Joseph had only dreamt of- leadership - God made reality in minutes Your problems can disappear suddenly  ...
Tobe Momah, 2009
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Meaning of Movement
People may also use suddenness as a defense or protective mechanism to escape danger. When combined with forward motion it is sometimes used as a counter-phobic defense. A person may rush into danger to overcome his fear of it.
Amighi,, 2014
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A Thesaurus of Old English: Index
1 1 .08.0 1 .0 1 Suddenness faercwealm 02.08. 10.03.01 Plague, pestilence faercyle03.01.1l Coldness, coolness faerdeab 02.02.01 Particular mode of death; 02.08.09 01 Apoplexy faerdryre 05. 12.05. 13.03 To fall gefaered 06.0 1.08.06 Fear ...
Jane Roberts, Christian Kay, Lynne Grundy, 2000
8
Cartographies of Affect: Across Borders in South Asia and ...
Across Borders in South Asia and the Americas Debra A. Castillo, Kavita Panjabi. since time immemorial, while what is signaled as new is the incomprehension about the suddenness of the violence that erupted between the two communities.
Debra A. Castillo, Kavita Panjabi, 2011
9
Communication Yearbook 8
Theorists and comedians alike have focused on suddenness as a prerequisite for humor. This suddenness has been described variously as a “sudden release,” a “ sudden reversal,” a “sudden recognition,” or a “sudden realization.” Holland ...
Robert N. Bostrom, 2011
10
Humour and laughter: theory, research and applications
(2) Hobbesian humour theory not only focuses upon superiority (i.e. glory) but also suddenness. Suddenness seems a necessary ingredient in an adequate recipe for humour— a humorous mental experience appears to require that the ...
Anthony J. Chapman, Hugh C. Foot, 1996

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SUDDENNESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term suddenness is used in the context of the following news items.
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More jobs cut at Curragh coal mine
Workers on site say they were blindsided by the suddenness of the decision. “We went to prestart on Thursday night to hear Thiess say they were laying off 50 ... «Australian Mining, Jul 15»
2
Assessing Trump's conservative conversion
The “suddenness” factor thus weighs against viewing Trump's conversion as genuine. However, without knowing more about the timing, we can't say that it ... «Power Line, Jul 15»
3
Funeral service held for Tadley victim of Tunisia shootings
“There are no words that can soften either the manner or suddenness of David's death. We are all left speechless by such evil." For the full story pick up a copy of ... «Newbury Weekly News Group, Jul 15»
4
6 worst lines from Harper Lee's Go Set A Watchman
“With the same suddenness that a barbarous boy yanks the larva of an ant lion from its hole to leave it struggling in the sun, Jean Louise was snatched from her ... «Entertainment Weekly, Jul 15»
5
Making the Leap, No. 11: Saints WR Brandin Cooks
That bodes well for the immediate future of Cooks, who offers rare suddenness and agility in the open field. Now that Jimmy Graham and Kenny Stills have been ... «NFL.com, Jul 15»
6
Enlightenment on Confederate flag overdue
The suddenness of the change in attitude toward that flag is bracing, reminiscent, in an odd way, of when the Berlin Wall fell: Nobody saw it coming — it ... «The News-Press, Jun 15»
7
Bond beat down; Dish & T-Mobile merger talks; Taco Bell's boozy …
Yahoo Finance Senior Columnist Michael Santoli says the suddenness of these changes is what's spooking the markets. "It's really the trajectory and speed of ... «Yahoo Finance, Jun 15»
8
Why did Chinese cruise ship capsize on the Yangtze?
The suddenness of the storm could explain why no emergency signal was sent. But, like details about the ship's speed and course, this is likely to remain an ... «BBC News, Jun 15»
9
Reporting On The Suddenness Of War In Syria
NPR's Deb Amos and Newsweek's Janine di Giovanni have both covered the Middle East for decades, and Syria since the beginning of the war. As the war ... «NPR, Mar 15»
10
The 22 most intriguing playmakers at the 2015 NFL Combine
He'll be asked to run a route-tree in the NFL and suddenness is important. With Dorsett, his quick feet and low center of gravity makes you think of an Emmanuel ... «SB Nation, Feb 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Suddenness [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/suddenness>. Dec 2019 ».
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