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4 examples:

What would happen if the Earth abruptly stopped spinning for 42 seconds?
(Quora, Contributor http://www.forbes.com/sites/quora/ in Forbes - Technology, )

Will this coming data-packed week put some punch back into the stock market party that ended abruptly last week?
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Ever notice how Harry Potter's T-shirt abruptly changes from a crewneck to a henley shirt in 'The Order of the Phoenix,' or how in 'Pretty Woman,' Julia Roberts' croissant inexplicably morphs into a pancake?
(Science Daily - News, )

More from Trail Guide Sept. 14 Scott Walker returns to his fight against labor unions Sept. 13 Donald Trump on Ben Carson: He's a doctor, not a deal maker Sept. 11 Walker abruptly cancels California GOP speech; Perry suspends campaign Sept. 10 How late would be too late for Joe Biden?
(Los Angeles Times - Baseball, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

Tom stopped abruptly.

The car turned abruptly.

He backed abruptly away.

He interrupted us abruptly.

The story concluded abruptly.

The taxi abruptly turned left.

His untidy room announced that he had abruptly departed.

If these drugs are stopped abruptly then some withdrawal symptoms may occur.

He was making a speech, but he abruptly stopped speaking when he heard a strange noise.

When a thunderstorm suddenly came out of the blue, she jumped abruptly out of the hammock and ran headlong into the house where she stopped short, remembering suddenly that she had no lightning rod, and because she realized at once that this sudden onrush of a thunderstorm could end her life before she could say Jack Robinson, she became sore afraid.

Where the road bends abruptly, take short steps.
(Ernest Bramah)

Now his story has abruptly changed.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Austin Beutner was abruptly fired by Tribune Publishing.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Business, )

Veteran cornerback was abruptly released early in the season.
(USA Today - NFL, )

Until December, that is, when she says she was abruptly fired.
(The Denver Post - Business, )

A top establishment figure abruptly departed the transition team.
(Los Angeles Times - National News, )

My time with Bloodborne ended cruelly, abruptly, and appropriately.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Rising star in the state's Republican Party, abruptly resigned Tuesday.
(USA Today - National, )

U.S. stocks abruptly changed course again Tuesday, taking large losses.
(Los Angeles Times - Business, )

Louis Chenevert abruptly retires as CFO Greg Hayes named to succeed him.
(USA Today - Money, )

U.S. stocks abruptly changed course again Tuesday and took large losses.
(The Denver Post - Business, )

Hollywood film director abruptly leaves stage during Samsung press event.
(USA Today - Tech, )

For Roberto Martinez and Everton, that finale could come all too abruptly.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Tay was abruptly shut down after hackers made it tweet offensive comments.
(USA Today - Tech, )

The band had its September dates in Shanghai and Beijing abruptly canceled.
(The New York Times - World News, )

But organizers abruptly announced that the event would not occur this year.
(Los Angeles Times - Money & Company, )

He abruptly left the press podium as reporters continued shouting questions.
(Los Angeles Times - Basketball, )

Tovey's Harry Doyle abruptly exited the ABC series during the second season.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

But organizers abruptly announced that the event would not be staged this year.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

America's top patent and trademark official has abruptly resigned from her post.
(Los Angeles Times - Technology, )

Great resource booms usually end abruptly, catching almost everybody by surprise.
(Ambrose Evans-Pritchard in The Telegraph - Finance, )

The No. 2 of Twitter abruptly resigned Thursday by, what else, tweeting the news.
(Ryan Parker in Los Angeles Times - Technology, )

The hug of a mother and son whose lives were abruptly separated four decades ago.
(CNN - World News, )

The recording, which stops abruptly, would be the last time Amanda was seen alive.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

A Facebook comment prompted the Loveland City Council to abruptly end its meeting.
(The Cincinnati Enquirer in USA Today - National, )

Vice President Mike Pence abruptly departed the Indianapolis Colts game on Sunday.
(CNBC, )

After months of stiff resistance, the bank has abruptly offered to pay $16 billion.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

It abruptly stopped broadcasting earlier this week and appears to be shutting down.
(The (Palm Springs, Calif.) Desert Sun in USA Today - Money, )

Norwood Teague abruptly resigned amid allegations of sexual harassment by employees.
(USA Today - Sports, )

Shawn Atleo has abruptly resigned as national chief of the Assembly of First Nations.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

A veteran of the London and Broadway stage, he abruptly left 'The Visit' in late May.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

Lockette's NFL career ended abruptly after he suffered a horrific neck injury in 2015.
(USATODAY in USA Today - NFL, )

Twelve seconds and two shots late in the second period abruptly changed that narrative.
(Los Angeles Times - Tennis, )

The 2015-16 season ended abruptly, and badly, for the Louisville Cardinals on Saturday.
(USA Today - Sports, )

In some places, a wall abruptly ends in the water; in other spots, it goes on for miles.
(The New York Times - World News, )

DeSean Jackson was abruptly cut by the Philadelphia Eagles on Friday without explanation.
(USA Today - NFL, )

But the town found itself abruptly in need of a ballet and dance instructor back in 2012.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

He broke his silence this week, about six months after abruptly quitting as UBC president.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Chris Stapleton has abruptly postponed about three weeks of performances on his 2017 tour.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Fares Noujaim, an executive vice chairman at Bank of America has left the company abruptly.
(CNBC, )

It ended abruptly with a debilitating after-effect that took more than a year to shake off.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Connie Yori abruptly resigned after 14 seasons, saying she was leaving for personal reasons.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

Gupta broke his silence this week, about six months after abruptly quitting as UBC president.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

The eight-day rally has ended for the FTSE 100 and even more abruptly so for Standard Chartered.
(Jamie Nimmo in The Independent - Business, )

Linde's appointment comes six months after Participant's previous CEO Jim Berk abruptly resigned.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Brooks abruptly stopped enrolling students and announced that classes won’t resume in the fall.
(Los Angeles Times - Religion, )

OnePlus has abruptly halted the Cyanogen OS 12 update for its One smartphone to add a new feature.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Wikileaks has abruptly canceled a much-anticipated announcement on Tuesday, according to NBC News.
(Fox News - Politics, )

Temperatures abruptly plunged to a 16-year low of 39 degrees Fahrenheit in the subtropical capital.
(The New York Times - World News, )

During glacial climates, the strength of the Atlantic overturning circulation has changed abruptly.
(Nature Geoscience, )

José Cuitláhuac Salinas, the nation’s top organized crime prosecutor abruptly resigned Thursday.
(The New York Times - World News, )

An insulating phase abruptly emerges in LaNiO3 when its thickness is reduced to only two unit cells.
(Nature Nanotechnology, )

Screenwriter Noah Oppenheim is returning to NBC News in the role abruptly vacated by Jamie Horowitz.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Business, )

The schadenfreude of Bitcoin enthusiasts over Ethereum’s recent troubles ended abruptly last week.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Beef Products Inc. had been demanding billions until a defamation trial abruptly ended in late June.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Business, )

Talks began with McKay in earnest on Friday but the director abruptly decided against taking the job.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

Helena Costa's life changed abruptly on Wednesday, the day she was earmarked to make sporting history.
(The Independent - Football, )

Christopher Woodrow joked about his COO's death, then abruptly left a film-finance powerhouse in flux.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

Chief executives rarely get dispensed with so abruptly, particularly those who have done little wrong.
(The Independent - Business, )

Sikka abruptly resigned amid executive tensions and an "untenable atmosphere" surrounding the company.
(ZDNet US, )

At Oxbow Bend in Grand Teton, mountains shoot up abruptly from a peaceful valley and its shining river.
(The New York Times - Travel, )

China's trade declined abruptly in June in a new sign of weakness in the world's second-largest economy.
(CBC News - Business, )

Reddit said its CEO Yishan Wong has abruptly resigned, apparently over a dispute involving office space.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

Uber and Lyft are threatening to exit the Windy City the same way that they abruptly left Austin, Texas.
(CNBC, )

Kanye West was reportedly hospitalized Monday after he abruptly pulled the plug on his Saint Pablo Tour.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

Eran Neuman began easing into the role as the new director of the Israel Museum, but abruptly backed out.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Jamie Horowitz, president of national networks for Fox Sports, has been ousted from the network abruptly.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

Members of the Texas House in discussion on Tuesday evening, when the special session was abruptly ended.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Anquan Boldin abruptly announced his retirement just under two weeks after signing with the Buffalo Bills.
(Los Angeles Times - Tennis, )

Investors have withdrawn their money from Pimco's Total Return since Bill Gross left abruptly in September.
(CNN - World Business, )

Three weeks ago he left Perrie Edwards devastated when he abruptly ended their engagement via text message.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

Michael Fulmer's scoreless inning streak ended abruptly, while Salvador Perez continued his torrid stretch.
(UPI - Sports News, )

The remarks follow a European court ruling that Moscow must pay damages for abruptly halted U.S. adoptions.
(USA TODAY in USA Today - World, )

J. Mario Molina, was abruptly removed from his position as chief executive at Molina Healthcare on Tuesday.
(The New York Times - Science, )

Kevin Ramach, the president and executive director of the company since 2012, resigned abruptly on Thursday.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Fillon abruptly canceled a campaign stop Wednesday, prompting media speculation that he would quit the race.
(USA Today - World, )

The sci-fi series, from the Wachowskis and J. Michael Straczynski, was abruptly canceled earlier this month.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

Sport Chalet learned that the hard way, abruptly announcing Saturday that it was closing all of its 47 stores.
(Los Angeles Times - Business, )

Less than nine months after his treatment for Leukemia ended successfully, Richard McGhee abruptly fell apart.
(The Vancouver Sun - Health, )

Then it shut down so abruptly that its inhabitants left almost everything behind—including food on the table.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

After abruptly resigning as Mattel’s CEO in January, Bryan Stockton is back at the toy maker as a consultant.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

Those who saw Joss Whedon's "The Avengers: Age of Ultron" this past week know that the film ends rather abruptly.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

Two encrypted email services are abruptly closed down for reasons linked to US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden.
(BBC News - Technology, )

Even without Manu Ginobili, the Spurs led wire-to-wire and abruptly ended the Mavs' four-game road winning streak.
(Fox News - Sports, )

Avril Lavigne shocked fans in China last week when the singer abruptly screamed and fled the stage mid-performance.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

A Qatari sheikh has abruptly left the US after his yellow Ferrari was caught on camera racing through Beverly Hills.
(BBC News - World News, )

A Florida woman abruptly pulled her car to the side of the road when a snake emerged from her air conditioning vent.
(UPI - Odd News, )

Ramiz Rafizadeh was driving past Syria's famous Ummayad Mosque in December when another vehicle abruptly cut him off.
(CNN - World News, )

In 2015, Zayn Malik abruptly quit One Direction, broke off a fairy-tale pop-star engagement and overdid the hair dye.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Music, )

The decision to move the biopic comes just days after TWC abruptly pushed 'Tulip Fever' from this weekend to February.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

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