up suddenly

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  • David found that he had brought up suddenly at the never-mind period. Cited from A Melody in Silver, by Keene Abbott
  • He got up suddenly from his chair and went to the open window. Cited from The Bars of Iron, by Ethel May Dell
  • He sat up suddenly and looked about, but no one was in sight. Cited from The Lighted Match, by Charles Neville Buck
  • The storm had come up suddenly at the close of a fair day. Cited from Told in a French Garden, by Mildred Aldrich
  • Then a further idea seemed to strike him and he sat up suddenly. Cited from The Pit Prop Syndicate, by Freeman Wills Croft
  • There was something in his face that caused her to sit up suddenly. Cited from Rebels of the Red Planet, by Charles Louis Fontenay
  • She looked up suddenly into his face, so white and so composed. Cited from Mistress Wilding, by Rafael Sabatini
  • She then got up suddenly and put her arms around me. Cited from More Tish, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • He caught me up suddenly and put me outside his door. Cited from The Country of the Blind, And Other Stories, by H. G. Wells
  • He should never be set up suddenly or laid back quickly. Cited from The Mother and Her Child, by William S. Sadler and Lena K. Sadler
  • Then she sat up suddenly and looked at the new doctor. Cited from The Mansion of Mystery, by Chester K. Steele
  • I sat up suddenly in bed and turned on the light. Cited from The Great Secret, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • But apparently the party broke up suddenly, and we saw no more of them. Cited from Eleanor, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • He looked up suddenly, as though a new truth had just struck home with him. Cited from Never-Fail Blake, by Arthur Stringer
  • The three men looked up suddenly and at each other with serious concern. Cited from Van Bibber and Others, by Richard Harding Davis
  • She looked up suddenly and caught his eyes upon her. Cited from The Hunted Woman, by James Oliver Curwood
  • Then he was pulled up suddenly on the bank of a river. Cited from Greenmantle, by John Buchan
  • We sail immediately to the north of them, and then turn up suddenly. Cited from First Year in Canterbury Settlement, Samuel Butler
  • He sat up suddenly and threw one hand in the air. Cited from The Wit and Humor of America, Volume III. (of X.), by Various
  • Her daughter got up suddenly and crossed over to her mother. Cited from Play the Game!, by Ruth Comfort Mitchell
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