untimely
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untimely(
uhn
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taym
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li
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (at the wrong time)
a. inoportuno
The couple suddenly realized that the announcement of their engagement was somewhat untimely.La pareja de repente se dio cuenta de que la noticia de su compromiso era algo inoportuna.
b. intempestivo
Fernanda's untimely arrival at the house made Wendy aware of the affair.La llegada intempestiva de Fernanda a la casa hizo que Wendy se diera cuenta de la aventura.
2. (too soon)
a. prematuro
Peter's untimely death left his children with the house.La muerte prematura de Peter dejó la casa en manos de sus hijos.
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untimely
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. inoportuno(a)
2. (death)
a. prematuro(a)
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untimely [ʌnˈtaɪmlɪ]
adjective
(premature) prematuro; (inopportune) inoportuno;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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