About The Word Untimely

Bay Area Crosswords

Learn about the word Untimely to help solve your crossword puzzle. Discover Untimely definitions and meaning, origins, synonyms, related terms and more at the free Crossword Dictionary.

Untimely

Untimely Meaning & Definition
Untimely Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Untimely?

[adv] too soon; in a premature manner; "I spoke prematurely"
[adj] uncommonly early or before the expected time; "illness led to his premature death"; "alcohol brought him to an untimely end"
[adj] badly timed; "an ill-timed intervention"; "you think my intrusion unseasonable"; "an untimely remark"; "it was the wrong moment for a joke"

Synonyms | Synonyms for Untimely: early | ill timed(p) | ill-timed(a) | inopportune | premature | prematurely | unseasonable | wrong

Related Terms | Find terms related to Untimely:

See Also |

Untimely In Webster's Dictionary

\Un*time"ly\, a. Not timely; done or happening at an unnatural, unusual, or improper time; unseasonable; premature; inopportune; as, untimely frosts; untimely remarks; an untimely death.
\Un*time"ly\, adv. Out of the natural or usual time; inopportunely; prematurely; unseasonably. ``Let them know . . . what's untimely done.'' --Shak.

More Crossword Puzzle Words

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Cross Word Of The Day

  • Trilobate ‐ of a leaf shape; divided into…
  • Promenade ‐ a leisurely walk (usually in some public place) [n] a march of…
  • Physiotherapeutic ‐ of or relating to or used in…
  • Genus viscum ‐ type genus of the Viscaceae: Old World evergreen shrubs parasitic…
  • Aquarius ‐ the eleventh sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from…
  • Trancelike ‐ as if…
  • Devoid of(p) ‐ completely wanting or lacking; "writing barren of insight"; "young…
  • With humor ‐ in a humorous manner; "Dickens had humorously suggested a special…
  • Chessman ‐ any of 16 white and 16 black pieces used in playing the game…
  • Red clay ‐ clay whose redness results from…