One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a sudden downpour took us by surprise’
unexpected, unforeseen, unanticipated, unlooked-for, without warning, without notice, not bargained for
immediate, instantaneous, instant, precipitous, precipitate, abrupt, rapid, swift, lightning, quick, hurried, sharp, without delay
‘when you win awards, all of a sudden magazines will call and want your opinion’
suddenly, immediately, instantaneously, instantly, in an instant, straight away, at once, all at once, promptly, abruptly, in a trice, swiftly
unexpectedly, without warning, without notice, on the spur of the moment
straight off, out of the blue, in a flash, like a shot, before you can say Jack Robinson, before you can say knife, in two shakes, in two shakes of a lamb's tail
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