What does abruptly mean?

Definitions for abruptly
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abruptly, suddenly, short, dead(adverb)

    quickly and without warning

    "he stopped suddenly"

Wiktionary

  1. abruptly(Adverb)

    In an abrupt manner; without giving notice, or without the usual forms; suddenly; precipitously.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abruptly(adverb)

    in an abrupt manner; without giving notice, or without the usual forms; suddenly

  2. Abruptly(adverb)

    precipitously

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'abruptly' in Adverbs Frequency: #389

How to pronounce abruptly?

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How to say abruptly in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of abruptly in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of abruptly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of abruptly in a Sentence

  1. The IMF:

    The output gap could close more abruptly, through a policy-induced recession, with negative spillovers for the global economy.

  2. Iris Pang:

    The spread of Covid-19... in almost all countries means global demand will stop abruptly, and the global supply chains will still be broken when factories around the world suspend operations.

  3. Kate Kilpatrick:

    We were sleeping and it woke us up abruptly, it was so terrifying because this is my first earthquake. I thought it was a nightmare because I was so confused. The whole world was aggressively shaking.

  4. Nicola Lindson-Hawley:

    We hypothesize that you get it all out of the way in one go [by quitting abruptly]. In the gradual group, because they were put through it in a gradual way, they lost the motivation.

  5. Richard Blanco:

    There was no room for mediation. (My husband) was asking them to please stay calm and was asking what was going on. Abruptly, pushing and shoving, and without saying a word a gigantic, enormous contingent of agents, who were all over the place on the sixth-floor office where he works part of the day, took him away. they pushed me as well and they pointed their guns at me.

Images & Illustrations of abruptly

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Translations for abruptly

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  • ра́птамBelarusian
  • внезапно, безцеремонно, рязкоBulgarian
  • precipitadament, abruptamentCatalan, Valencian
  • unerwartet, abrupt, abgerissen, plötzlich, abschüssigGerman
  • αιφνιδίως, εσπευσμένως, αποτόμωςGreek
  • precipitadamente, abruptamenteSpanish
  • äkkijyrkkä, yhtäkkiä, äkillinen, yht'äkkiä, äkillisestiFinnish
  • tout d'un coup, précipitamment, abruptementFrench
  • एकाएकHindi
  • tiba-tibaIndonesian
  • improvvisamenteItalian
  • plots, plotseling, bruusk, abruptDutch
  • naglePolish
  • abruptamentePortuguese
  • abrupt, deodatăRomanian
  • бесцеремонно, неожиданно, отрывисто, резко, внезапноRussian
  • abruptSwedish
  • อย่างฉับพลันThai
  • anidenTurkish

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