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adjective     untimely pronunciation in American English
/ʌnˈtaɪmli/
  1. 1
    happening at a time that is not appropriate, for example because it causes additional problems

    an untimely interruption

    1. a.
      used about the death of someone who dies at a time that makes their death extremely sad or unexpected, especially because they are young
  2. 2
    not done early enough to be considered by officials

    The opposing party claims that his protest is untimely.

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