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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of occurring at an inconvenient time; Being at an inappropriate time.

Usage examples (31)
  • Adjective : An untimely downpour stopped the game. ,his untimely demise
  • I have to add that your observations about “untimeliness” make no sense to me.
  • However, one of the great virtues of Mark E Smith has been his power of untimeliness.
  • Since this is a story people have been following on TV, isn't the News cover risking untimeliness? for more
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