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Synonyms for untimely
ʌnˈtaɪm liun·time·ly

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  1. untimelyadjective

    inopportune, premature, early

    timely, opportune

  2. untimelyadjective

    at an inopportune time

    early, inopportune, premature

    opportune, timely

  3. untimelyadjective

    early; premature

    early, inopportune, premature

    opportune, timely

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ill-timed, unseasonable, untimely, wrongadjective

    badly timed

    "an ill-timed intervention"; "you think my intrusion unseasonable"; "an untimely remark"; "it was the wrong moment for a joke"

    unseasonable, awry(p), premature, incorrect, improper, amiss(p), haywire, faulty, wrong(p), wrong, ill-timed

    middle, opportune, late

  2. premature, untimelyadverb

    uncommonly early or before the expected time

    "illness led to his premature death"; "alcohol brought him to an untimely end"

    previous(p), ill-timed, premature, wrong, unseasonable

    opportune, late, middle

  3. prematurely, untimelyadverb

    too soon; in a premature manner

    "I spoke prematurely"


    late, middle, opportune

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. untimelyadjective

    ill-timed, unseasonable, mistimed, inopportune, premature, out of season

  2. untimelyadjective

    unseasonably, unsuitably, MALAPROPOS, at an unsuitable time

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. untimelyadjective

    premature, unseasonable, inopportune, ill-timed, malapropos

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  1. Sheronda Braker:

    I'm seeking justice for the untimely death of Derrick.

  2. Foo Fighters:

    The Foo Fighters family is devastated by the tragic and untimely loss of Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins. The Foo Fighters family musical spirit and infectious laughter will live on with all of us forever.

  3. Judge Peter Cahill:

    It's untimely to give the notice( this morning) and would prejudice the defense by the late disclosure, even if it's not due to bad faith.

  4. Martin Nolan:

    It's the last dress that Marilyn Monroe wore in her last movie, her last career-worn dress, the image of Marilyn wearing that dress was used by all of the national newspapers when they announced (her) tragic and untimely passing.

  5. President Jacob Zuma:

    We are deeply shocked and saddened by this untimely death of an outstanding cadre of our liberation struggle and a competent, accomplished and dependable member of my cabinet.

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