Example Sentences for abruptly
The noises kept up for a minute or two, and then abruptly ceased.
At an order from the praefect the auction sale was abruptly suspended.
Then abruptly they failed, as if the night, wearied with their importunity, had fallen upon the speakers and choked them.
That was what I wished to tell you about when I was abruptly ordered away.
All are oval and abruptly pointed, thick and firm in texture, turning yellow or russet brown in autumn.
Mrs. Lidcote, abruptly rising from her seat, turned her eyes to the clock.
And almost at the same moment when she was asking herself what Edward would say, Edward abruptly opened the door.
But now, at the climax of his fortunes, his career was abruptly closed.
He turned away, abruptly it struck Elliot, and climbed down the natural stairway up which the young man had come.
He said nothing, but abruptly turned away and left the ground.